Originally written on Fox Sports Houston  |  Last updated 9/22/14
While spending the off day in Denver on Tuesday I happened to check out the new Colorado History Museum. Only open for about a month the building houses displays and artifacts from the history of the whole state. I didn't stay nearly as long as I could have to take advantage of the videos and interactive aspects of the facility. (Well, I did try the simulated Nordic ski jump with apparently poor form since the video had me practically duplicating the famed "agony of defeat" from the old Wild World of Sports TV shows.) It wasn't long while walking through that I thought a Texas History Museum could be the answer to finding a main tenant for the Astrodome in a new life. With the size of the building and its own history part of the story is already in place. With a solid effort the old girl could be turned into not just an historical edifice itself but the primary home for the grandest Texas History Museum in the whole state. No matter what now exists elsewhere an Astrodome based maj...
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