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Olympic Stadium at night in winter, Montreal, Canada

Olympic Stadium and Botanical Garden, Montreal, Canada

The Olympic Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in the Hochelaga-Maisonneuve district of Montreal, Quebec, Canada built as the main venue for the 1976 Summer Olympics. It subsequently became the home of Montreal's professional baseball and Canadian football teams. Since 2004, when the Montreal Expos relocated to Washington, D.C., the stadium has no main tenant, and with a history of financial and structural problems, is largely seen as a white elephant. It currently serves as a 56,040-seat multipurpose facility for special events (e.g. concerts, trade shows) during non-winter months, and continues to serve as a 66,308-seat venue for late-season, playoff and Grey Cup games hosted by the Montreal Alouettes. La tour de Montréal, the tower incorporated into the base of the stadium, is the tallest inclined tower in the world at 175 metres, and is a member of the World Federation of Great Towers. The stadium's nickname The Big O is a reference to both its name and to the doughnut-shape of the permanent component of the stadium's roof.

位於加拿大魁北克蒙特婁的奧林匹克體育場是1976年夏季奧林匹克運動會的主場地,可容納5萬6040人。也曾經是職棒大聯盟球隊蒙特婁博覽會隊(Montreal Expos,2004年後遷往美國華盛頓)的主場。擁有一座高175公尺的高塔,為世界上最高的傾斜建築物。

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