Explore the Site
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The big glove will go on that circle. Note the gap between the plaza and the ramp. That's 394 you can see through there.
We'll be packed into the first five rows of section 136. Hey, Wilson! I'm bringing my glove!
Not sure what those supports are for -- probably stadia.
Steel meets concrete, with the last rays of sun visible through the suite and concourse openings at left.
Three weeks ago this was a patch of scruffy trees. Now it's a patio. In case you were wondering, that's where I've been...
Detail of the train tunnels (click to view the entire drawing)
Knothole non-view #1
Poles through the gap
The future history of Minnesota ballparks will go here
This opportunity is half a block up Third Avenue and thousands of people walk right by before and after games.
From the TV camera platform -- the view you'll see on TV
Can you name that field? (Braemer Park, Edina)
Did you notice the flowers?
Click to see the whole, beautiful image. (Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
Most of the main concourse is filled with construction materials...
An early concept drawing for the site
That's Bert back at the Met on Photo Day, September 15, 1974.
The renderings and concept model differ here. MOJO thinks this is the perfect place for a party deck. Dave St. Peter seemed to agree!
Here's the current overview from the south side of the B ramp (from which the banner at the top of this page was culled).
Here's the view as you step to the front of the outer moat beyond first base.
Final Metrodome baseball sight
Lunch break at the top spot. (Grandstand)
A close-up of the rooftop party deck.
The littlest Twins fan: Truman
Uh oh. Schizophrenia.
In addition to the Pro Shop facade, you can see more gravel being laid before the final plaza surface is poured.
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