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The Georgia Dome as seen in 2008.

The Georgia Dome is a domed stadium. It is in Atlanta. It cost $214 million to build. It was the largest domed building in the world until 1999. It opened in 1992. It was funded by the state. It originally had AstroTurf but later FieldTurf was used. It takes up 9.19 acres of land. It can host football and basketball.

In 2017, the dome will be demolished once the Mercedes-Benz Stadium is completed.

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