Explore the Site
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Site plan for the new Nationals ballpark, with the size of the Rapid Park site overlaid
The french fry lights were on!
Looking back toward the park from just beyond the north end of the Northstar platform.
The entrance at Gate 3.
This is a great spot for casually watching the game.
Dedicated closed-captioning ribbon board
Legend's Club, Section E (Click to enlarge greatly.)
The Pantheon (with inset of the magic eye)
Dramatic night-time lighting.
Here is Seventh Street viewed from the west looking toward downtown. This will probably be the most pedestrian-friendly side (other than the plaza), but only if there is some psychological barrier between the people on foot and the people in their dangerously fast-moving automobiles.
Just one lane of traffic and a couple of feet between the fence in right-center and the wall of the parking ramp!
Viewed from the A ramp.
Concept drawing of Coomer gate (click to enlarge)
The reverse angle shows that the signage will only partially obscure views from the top of the ramp. The wall is pretty high up there, so you'll need something to stand on, but it appears that this is one of the so-called "knotholes".
Jose Alvalade XXI Stadium in Lisbon, Portugal has towers much like I'm imagining to hold up our canopy while also making a bold statement on the horizon
A mural featuring the names of a bunch of Minnesota towns.
No offense, TC, but you're pointing exactly the wrong direction if you want people to use the ramp opening to your right...
The Ron Coomer corner features a bar.
In addition to the Pro Shop facade, you can see more gravel being laid before the final plaza surface is poured.
Wright's Marin County Hall of Justice, San Rafael, California (1959)
7:42 PM It moves to the left in the image and begins to blossom.
Looking up toward Seventh Street.
Click to see the full-size image.
One of the sweetest sights of the day -- the Dome, and only through passing bus windows.
Detail at Gate 6
The Northstar stop has a name.
A timeline of design and construction of the ballpark. (Click to enlarge. Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
One half of those windows are well-used.
This is as close as I could get to a pedestrian-eye view of Seventh Street (looking west away from downtown). It's inviting, not imposing, and remarkably dignified.
Stairs down to the sidewalk from the skywalk over Seventh
Selected Bibliography - Analysis
First Edition (1992)
Second Edition (2006)
Selected Bibliography - Surveys
Second Edition (1987)
Not a "Third Edition" exactly,
but it replaced the above title
(2000, large coffee table)
Original edition (2000, round)
Revised edition (2006, round)
(2001, medium coffee table)
(2002, small coffee table)
(2003, medium coffee table)
(2004, very large coffee table)
(2006, very large coffee table)
Combines the previous two titles
(2007, medium coffee table)
Selected Bibliography - Nostalgia
Book and six ballpark miniatures