Name that Flyover city! — February 19, 2020
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- This city is home to a sports stadium that holds the Guinness World Record for loudest crown roar.
- This city is home to the Dana-Thomas House, one of the best-preserved examples of Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Prairie period” dwellings.
- This city is the site of the National Civil Rights Museum.
And here are the answers:
- Kansas City, MO– The loudest crowd roar at a sports stadium is 142.2 dbA and was achieved by fans of the Kansas City Chiefs (USA), at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, USA, on 29 September 2014.
- Springfield, IL—Constructed around 1902, the house was built for feminist socialite Susan Lawrence Dana. The house contains more than 100 pieces of original Wright furniture, 250 examples of art glass doors and windows, and more than 100 art glass light fixtures.
- Memphis, TN—The museum was established at the Lorraine Motel, which was also the site of the 1968 assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. The museum (the first of its kind in the nation) chronicles the civil rights movement from the colonial period to the present.
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