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Behind the Scenes at DKR Texas Memorial Stadium

  • Posted on 23rd July 2014
DKR Texas Memorial Stadium - Photo Courtesy of Stephen Dalrymple

They say everything’s bigger in Texas, and that definitely holds true for Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium, home of the Texas Longhorns and one of the largest stadiums in college football. Since its inaugural Longhorn football game on November 8, 1924, DKR Stadium has grown into a state-of-the-art facility with a capacity of over 100,000!

Texas Memorial Stadium - Photo by Randall Chancellor (flickr)

Photo: Randall Chancellor

Each fall, DKR Stadium is filled with thousands of spectators for game day, but the best way to truly appreciate the vastness and history of the stadium is to see it up close and personal. With an interactive tour guided by dedicated Texas Athletics staff members, you can!

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