Tulane Stadium

Tulane Stadium (HM25K8)

Location: New Orleans, LA 70118 Orleans Parish
Country: United States of America

N 29° 56.675', W 90° 6.957'

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Tulane Stadium was the original home of the National Football League's New Orleans Saints from 1967-1974. The Saints' first regular season game was held on September 17, 1967. Most notable for John Gilliam's returned 94-yard kickoff return on the first play in franchise history. NFL history was made on November 8, 1970 when kicker Tom Dempsey set an NFL record 63-yard field goal on the final play of the game which sent the Saints to a 19-17 win over Detroit. Tulane Stadium was also the site of three early Super Bowls: IV, VI and IX, with Super Bowl IX being the final professional game ever played at the stadium. The Saints final home game played at Tulane Stadium was on December 8, 1974 against the St. Louis Rams, a contest the Saints won 14-0.
HM NumberHM25K8
Year Placed2016
Placed ByTom & Gayle Benson
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Date Added Monday, February 19th, 2018 at 7:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 778373 N 3316143
Decimal Degrees29.94458333, -90.11595000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 56.675', W 90° 6.957'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 56' 40.5" N, 90° 6' 57.42" W
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Area Code(s)504, 985
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6323 Ben Weiner Dr, New Orleans LA 70118, US
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