History

Attendance Records

View various Vikings attendance-related records and statistics.

Largest Crowds

HOME
Regular Season
83,518 vs. Pittsburgh, 9/23/13 (Game played in London at Wembley Stadium)
64,482 vs. Green Bay, 11/2/03
64,471 vs. Green Bay, 11/22/98

Postseason
64,060 vs. Atlanta, 1/17/99
64,056 vs. Dallas, 1/9/00

Preseason
63,845 vs. Tennessee, 8/23/02
63,804 vs. Indianapolis, 8/24/01

AWAY
Regular Season
90,608 vs. Washington, 9/11/06
85,360 vs. Dallas, 11/3/13

Postseason
103,438 vs. Oakland
(Super Bowl XI in Pasadena), 1/9/77

Preseason
84,236 vs. Atlanta (at Cleveland), 9/2/67

Smallest Crowds

HOME
Regular Season
13,911 vs. Green Bay, 10/4/87 (Metrodome)
26,728 vs. LA Rams, 11/25/62

Postseason
44,626 vs. St. Louis, 12/21/74
57,353 vs. Washington, 1/2/93 (Metrodome)

Preseason
27,982 vs. LA Rams, 9/10/61
34,367 vs. San Diego, 8/3/96 (Metrodome)

AWAY
Regular Season
12,992 vs. Dallas 9/24/61
14,167 vs. Atlanta, 12/15/85

Postseason
22,961 vs. Dallas (at Miami), 1/5/69
54,593 vs. Washington, 1/15/83

Preseason
4,954 vs. Dallas (at Sioux Falls), 8/5/61

Year-By-Year Attendance Figures

Note: the number in parenthesis after the various numbers represents the number of games played at home, away, etc.

Year Home Average Away Pre-Season Post-Season Total
1961 242,102 (7) 34,586 271,056 (7) 82,683 (5) ——— 595,841
1962 226,535 (7) 32,362 267,674 (7) 103,588 (5) ——— 597,797
1963 230,843 (7) 32,978 303,946 (7) 140,321 (5) ——— 675,110
1964 274,026 (7) 39,147 341,973 (7) 110,438 (5) ——— 726,437
1965 321,119 (7) 45,874 352,378 (7) 158,541 (5) ——— 832,038
1966 315,837 (7) 45,120 331,515 (7) 241,728 (5) ——— 889,080
1967 304,901 (7) 43,557 331,903 (7) 224,182 (5) ——— 860,986
1968 328,072 (7) 46,867 359,484 (7) 155,591 (5) 83,199 926,346
1969 342,570 (7) 48,939 397,616 (7) 225,513 (6) 176,362 1,142,061
1970 335,300 (7) 47,900 360,221 (7) 285,659 (6) 46,050 1,027,230
1971 344,720 (7) 49,246 431,452 (7) 266,156 (6) 49,100 1,091,428
1972 344,720 (7) 49,245 407,582 (7) 281,687 (5) ——— 1,033,989
1973 337,637 (7) 48,234 406,216 (7) 265,436 (5) 174,823 1,184,112
1974 337,523 (7) 48,217 436,717 (7) 227,435 (5) 173,027 1,174,702
1975 339,089 (7) 48,441 443,906 (7) 263,206 (6) 46,425 1,092,626
1976 325,745 (7) 46,535 404,705 (7) 259,551 (6) 197,850 1,187,851
1977 323,571 (7) 46,224 421,116 (7) 278,422 (6) 124,506 1,147,615
1978 353,497 (8) 44,187 472,664 (8) 178,682 (4) 69,631 1,074,474
1979 359,781 (8) 44,973 464,373 (8) 195,286 (4) ——— 1,019,440
1980 367,259 (8) 45,907 428,831 (8) 168,436 (4) 68,434 1,032,960
1981 361,200 (8) 45,150 479,160 (8) 192,876 (4) ——— 1,033,236
1982 285,824 (5) 57,165 241,213 (4) 264,271 (5) 115,153 906,461
1983 466,264 (8) 58,283 468,406 (8) 202,745 (4) ——— 1,137,415
1984 444,399 (8) 55,534 456,682 (8) 193,303 (4) ——— 1,094,384
1985 453,701 (8) 56,713 394,985 (8) 223,951 (4) ——— 1,072,637
1986 463,555 (8) 57,944 396,168 (8) 221,757 (4) ——— 1,081,480
1987 403,095 (8) 50,387 306,445 (7) 225,608 (4) 185,886 1,121,034
1988 463,181 (8) 57,898 462,499 (8) 177,631 (4) 119,514 1,222,825
1989 463,496 (8) 57,936 493,423 (8) 208,695 (4) 64,585 1,230,199
1990 452,064 (8) 56,508 506,596 (8) 200,023 (4) ——— 1,158,683
1991 410,942 (8) 51,368 436,581 (8) 206,195 (4) ——— 1,053,718
1992 453,214 (8) 56,652 454,059 (8) 186,365 (4) 57,353 1,150,991
1993 458,424 (8) 57,303 440,870 (8) 284,074 (5) 75,089 1,258,457
1994 474,744 (8) 59,343 506,678 (8) 247,114 (5) 60,347 1,288,883
1995 451,800 (8) 56,475 462,368 (8) 188,830 (4)    ——— 1,102,998
1996 449,940 (8) 56,243 404,460 (8) 161,990 (4) 64,682 1,081,072
1997 464,834 (8) 58,104 513,269 (8) 172,755 (5) 142,728 1,351,690
1998 510,741 (8) 63,843 491,291 (8) 241,802 (4) 127,820 1,371,654
1999 513,051 (8) 64,131 570,672 (8) 275,001 (4) 130,250 1,488,974
2000 513,322 (8) 64,165 515,910 (8) 222,150 (4) 143,191 1,394,573
2001 513,344 (8) 64,186 532,346 (8) 234,482 (4)  ——— 1,280,172
2002 512,517 (8) 64,065 533,211 (8) 230,466 (4)  ——— 1,276,194
2003 513,437 (8) 64,180 503,860 (8) 239,888 (4)  ——— 1,257,185
2004 512,969 (8) 64,121 532,986 (8) 248,439 (4) 138,799 1,433,193
2005 511,960 (8) 64,031 511,828 (8) 267,980 (4) ——— 1,291,768
2006 509,743 (8) 63,718 565,622 (8) 244,647 (4) ——— 1,320,012
2007 506,046 (8) 63,256 559,085 (8) 268,178 (4) ——— 1,333,309
2008 506,136 (8) 63,267 517,640 (8) 256,001 (4) 61,746 1,341,523
2009 510,203 (8) 63,775 523,920 (8) 260,791 (4) 134,823 1,429,737
2010 470,009 (8) 58,751 559,788 (8) 237,411 (4) ——— 1,267,208
2011 502,529 (8) 62,816 540,056 (8) 259,690 (4) ——— 1,302,275
2012 485,802 (8) 60,725 533,900 (8) 253,799 (3) 71,548 1,345,049
2013 531,653 (8) 66,457 567,898 (8) 254,805 (4) ——— 1,420,813
Total 21,898,986 (404) 54,205 23,619,203 (402) 11,666,254 (239) 2,902,921 60,087,364