MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami Marine Stadium is now on the National Park Service’s national register of historic places.READ MORE: FBI: Body Found Near Search Area For Missing Florida Woman Gabby Petito Consistent With Her Description
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The stadium opened in 1963 as the result of a partnership between Cuban-American architect Hilario Candela and engineer Jack Meyer.
It was designed for public use and enjoyment.MORE NEWS: MDPD Seeking Driver Who Hit, Killed Man Riding Mini Scooter In Florida City
It was used for sporting and entertainment events until 1992, when it closed because of Hurricane Andrew.