Abandoned Stadiums All Over the World

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Montreal Olympic Park

The 1976 Olympic games weren’t all that interesting… The park that they built for it was crazy cool and expensive, but what was basically it. The games were also boycotted by tons of nations, which is probably why it wasn’t all that fun.

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Cool, But Dysfunctional

The stadium was over budget itself, but that didn’t stop them from building it. It wasn’t functional and was supposed to have a retractable roof… That didn’t work. It couldn’t hold the number of people that it should have and was generally a headache. Now, it just sits there.

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The More You Know

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