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Astrodome

Interesting facts

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Abandoned Stadium - Houston Astrodome - The Glory Years & Decline of the 8th Wonder of the World

Construction

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"The Astrodome" - Definitive film documenting the construction of the Astrodome

By drone

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Unique Houston Landmarks | The Houston Astrodome 2015

Inside

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BREAKING INTO INDOOR STADIUM | (Worst Idea Yet) Sam and Colby

Movie appearance

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Bad News Bears 2 (10/10) Movie CLIP - Winning Run (1977) HD

The NRG Astrodome, also known as the Houston Astrodome or simply the Astrodome, is the world's first multi-purpose, domed sports stadium, located in Houston, Texas. Construction on the stadium began in 1962, and it officially opened in 1965. It served as home to the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball (MLB) from its opening in 1965 until 1999, and the home to the Houston Oilers of the National Football League (NFL) from 1968 until 1996, and also the part-time home of the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA) from 1971 until 1975. Additionally, the Astrodome was the primary venue of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo from 1966 until 2002. When opened, it was named the Harris County Domed Stadium and was nicknamed the "Eighth Wonder of the World".
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