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Stadium Facts

Mercedes-Benz Superdome
1500 Sugar Bowl Drive
New Orleans, Louisiana 70113

Opening Date:
The Louisiana Superdome first opened its doors on August 3, 1975. On September 25, 2006 about one year and one month after suffering massive damage due to Hurricane Katrina, its doors were reopened. On October 4, 2011 it was renamed the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

73,208 seats (3,100 of which were added in the 2011 renovations)

152 Luxury Suites, 4 Club Rooms, each approximately 18,000 square feet, and 2 ground level bunker clubs, each 7,500 square feet

Playing Field Surface:
UBU-Speed Series-S5-M Synthetic Turf (60,000 square feet)
Total land area: 52 acres (building, garages, and grounds)
Height: 273 feet (82.3 meters)
Diameter of Dome: 680 feet (210 meters)
Area of roof: 9.7 acres; 440,000 square feet
Main arena floor: 166,180 square feet

Transportations & Parking

Click and Park is an easy, convenient way for you to reserve a parking space at Super Bowl XLVII.

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New Orleans Information

New Orleans will host its record-tying (tied with South Florida) tenth Super Bowl when Super Bowl XLVII is played at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on February 3, 2013.



Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

11.8 miles to Mercedes-Benz Superdome

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Future Super Bowl Sites

Super Bowl XLVIII: New York/New Jersey (MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ) - February 2, 2014

Super Bowl XLIX: Arizona (University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, AZ) - February 1, 2015*

*Tentative date

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