Lambeau Field

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Lambeau Field
The Frozen Tundra / Titletown USA
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Former namesCity Stadium (1957–64)
Location1265 Lombardi Avenue, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54304
Coordinates44°30′5″N 88°3′44″W / 44.50139°N 88.06222°W / 44.50139; -88.06222Coordinates: 44°30′5″N 88°3′44″W / 44.50139°N 88.06222°W / 44.50139; -88.06222
Broke groundOctober 11, 1956[1]
OpenedSeptember 29, 1957
Renovated2014
OwnerCity of Green Bay and Green Bay/Brown County Professional Football Stadium District
OperatorGreen Bay Packers
SurfaceKentucky bluegrass reinforced with DD GrassMaster
Construction cost$960,000
($4.88 million in 2018 dollars[2])

$295 million (2003 Renovation)
($392 million in 2018 dollars[2])
ArchitectSomerville Associates
Ellerbe Becket (2003 renovation)
General ContractorGeo. M. Hougard & Sons[3]
Capacity81,435
Record attendance72,740 (2007 NFC Championship) From Green Bay Packers website: http://www.packers.com/lambeau-field/stadium-info/history/records.html
TenantsGreen Bay Packers (NFL) (1957–present)

Lambeau Field is a stadium in Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA. The stadium is home to the Green Bay Packers, an American football team that plays in the National Football League. The stadium is named after Curly Lambeau.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Green Bay Bowl Digging Started". The Milwaukee Journal. October 11, 1965.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Consumer Price Index (estimate) 1800–2008". Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. Retrieved 2009-08-01.
  3. Green Bay Packers news | Lambeau Field timeline

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