Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome - Wikipedia

The Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome (commonly called the Metrodome) was a domed sports stadium located in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Thomas J Carothers
The Metrodome was not pretty, but it certainly served its purpose. Some of the most memorable moments in the history of Minnesota sports took place underneath the roof of the Dome.

1987 World Series Game 1 - Twins vs Cardinals

The Metrodome was one of the loudest stadiums in the world when full of excited fans. Decibel levels during the 1987 World Series were measured at 125 decibels – equivalent to the takeoff of a jet airliner.

Thomas J Carothers
I was at Game 2 of the 1987 World Series. The fan noise was so loud and penetrating, it gave me a sense of vertigo.

Metrodome Time Lapse

What the Metrodome lacked in beauty, it made up for in versatility. This video shows the change between baseball and football configurations.

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