Lawdy lawdy! The Superdome is forty! And it has finally been nominated for the National Register. At the time of construction, the Superdome was the largest domed structure in the world, and today it remains the largest single span dome in the United States. We tip our hats to its visionary architects Arthur Q. Davis and Nathaniel C. Curtis, Jr.
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Is it happy hour yet? Hailed as possibly the oldest bar in the U.S. and most definitely the oldest building currently in use as a bar, Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop is housed in a French-built structure that dates from roughly 1722. Via National Trust for Historic Preservation
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