A close up inside the portable  Astrodomain model that Roy Hofheinz had built to promote his  Mike Vance Collection with thanks to the Houston Astros

A close up of the recently cleaned Astrodome exterior showing off its 1965 brightness. Mike Vance Collection

The Billy Graham Crusade came to the Astrodome in 1968 and is shown in this HAS brochure. Courtesy Houston Astros/HSA

One of the iconic images of the Dome at night. Courtesy Houston Astros/HSA

The incredible Astrodome roof as it looks in 2015. Mike Vance Collection


A behind the scenes shot of Astroworld works underneath the Texas Cyclone in the late 1970s. Courtesy Jeri Harpole Sharp

The Astrodome in mid-November 2015 sporting a cleaned and painted exterior courtesy of money from seat sales. Courtesy Joseph Skrobak

An assortment of ticket stubs from Astrodome sporting events. Mike Vance Collection