Explore the Site
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Wayfinding within the B ramp is still a work in progress.
Roll-up metal doors visible at right.
Bassett Creek's path through the ballpark site (Source: Minneapolis Public Library)
Dan Kenney provided this alternate shot of a walkway behind the view level
A desolate Marquette Ave
Thanks for all the hard work out there, Cold Safety-Line Dudes. (I'm glad that my job does not require safety lines...)
The bridge is Seventh Street.
The lights have covers on the top, presumably to reduce light pollution
A timeline of design and construction of the ballpark. (Click to enlarge. Photo by Tyler Wycoff)
The Hennepin Grille appears to feature chicken, brats, and fries.
Because of the scale, it's sometimes hard to realize that there are actual guys down there doing the tough work! Here they are getting ready to pour a footing.
The old flour Gold Medal Flour Mill, located next to the new Guthrie theater (Source: RP)
Back of scoreboard; facade in context.
The action drew everybody to the top step. (Click to enlarge greatly.)
Playing surface dirt out there? Maybe. (click to enlarge)
Here's the barricade in context at the end of the walkway
Visual depiction of current stadium legislation
Serious home dugout work in progress.
Grid for the ironwood louvres is in place
Look closely at the overhang. You'll see the on the right it is flush with the fence, and then it sticks out farther and farther as you move toward center. More fun for Michael Cuddyer.
This appears to be the floor to the home dugout!
Viewed from another angle, you can see that the bullpens now sit beneath the upper deck outfield seating.
If you arrive by bus, your first glimpse of the park will be the scoreboard's profile. (Viewed from the bus station in the B ramp.)
I believe that the truck is parked in one of the curb cutouts which are being installed to facilitate ticket sales and traffic calming.
From the roof of the B ramp, you can see just how futile it will be to get a glimpse of the action.
The back row of seats in straight-away center. Note that, beyond those seats, you can see the planters (for flowers) on the front of the Left Field Bleachers.(Batters Eye)
The past is the future. Seriously.
Viewed from the A ramp.
Uh oh. Schizophrenia.
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