Countdown to the completion of a new Vikings stadium is well underway. Opening day is set for July 1, 2016.
The new stadium will be taller than the Metrodome by nearly 100 feet and nearly double the size.
Watch the planning and construction process from beginning to end with updates from our new Vikings stadium blog.
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The first sheet of glass is on-site and ready to go up on the Minnesota Vikings stadium. The glass will be transparent, not the bird-safe etched product that waterfowl advocates sought.
Aluminum framing for glass is being installed today, and the first panes of glass will be put up at the new Minnesota Vikings stadium next week. The glass will be transparent, not the bird-safe etched product that waterfowl advocates sought.