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Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

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Address: 2150 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N, Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center, Birmingham, AL 35203
Phone Number: 205 323 6665
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Alabama Sports

Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in Birmingham is a wonderful place to tour. It is small but has 3 floors of info of all kinds of sport greats. We are not originally from AL... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Montgomery, Alabama
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Montgomery, Alabama
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64 reviews 64 reviews
11 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in Birmingham is a wonderful place to tour. It is small but has 3 floors of info of all kinds of sport greats. We are not originally from AL and was surprised to see many of the great were born and raised here in AL. Lots and lots to see!

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Columbus, Indiana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This was a great experience to see the first Jim Thorpe trophy that was awarded to Harlon Hill. It was even better to find out that he was my husband's cousin and I wish I could have met him. This museum was nicely done and represented a lot of great athletes in Alabama history. The area downtown is nice too... More 

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Alabama
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275 reviews 275 reviews
45 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

A nice way to see the history of sports in the state of Alabama. Mostly static displays of jerseys and such. Will not keep the kids entertained.

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Wonderful Boulder Colorado
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47 reviews 47 reviews
5 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Wanted to get up close and personal with the likes of Bear Bryant, Joe Namath, Hank Aaron, Tommy Agee, Chuck Barkley, Bo Jackson, John Stallworth and other fixtures of the Alabama sports scene. No luck. They shut the place down for a week ahead of an upcoming banquet or some such thing. From the outside, looked a bit dingy... not... More 

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Saipan, Mariana Islands
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83 reviews 83 reviews
11 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

The ASHOF is located next to the Convention Complex and adjacent to the Sheraton Hotel. It's worth a trip if you're a sports fan with an hour or so to spare.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Not a native of this area so I do not get overly excited about teams in Alabama. Sorry about that! The museum looks nice and enjoyed my visit. Went with the cub scouts.

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

This is an awesome place to visit, one of the best if not the best in the country. The exhibits are outstanding and the staff at the ASHOF is superior and very accommodating to anyone coming to the museum. Alabama has a rare opportunity to aclaim its great sportsman of all time in this museum and I am always proud... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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70 reviews 70 reviews
49 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

This is the place to visit if you like Alabama Football!!! Very well put together, and just fun to reminisce! Easy to visit if you are in the Civic Center area for another event. Just go a little early, and tour this museum.

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Southside, Alabama, United States
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62 reviews 62 reviews
33 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

If you are a sports fan this is the place for you. The Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Muesum is located right down from the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Center,

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Daleville, Alabama
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

I just needed something to kill an afternoon and found this. It is on the corner of Richard Arrington and 22nd Ave near the convention center. There is a parking lot on the 22nd Ave side for $8 and several parking meter spaces if you are lucky enough to catch one open. I was a little skeptical, although I live... More 

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