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Hall of Fame for Great Americans

Address: West 181st Street, Bronx Community College, Bronx, NY 10453
Phone Number: 718-289-5161
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Ranked #18 of 75 things to do in Bronx
Type: History museums, Museums
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Type: History museums, Museums

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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70 reviews 70 reviews
29 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

everyone should see this. it is the original hall of fame in the USA. busts of many great Americans. sits on the national historic landmark of CUNY's Bronx Community College with many historic buildings surrounding it.

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Bronx, New York
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181 attraction reviews
230 helpful votes 230 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

On the former NYU campus, now known as Bronx Community College is a wonderful fun learning opportunity for the entire family. Overlooking the Manhattan coast line is a hall with over 90 bronze bust of famous Americans made by famous American artist. You can make a game of identifying as many of the famous bust as you can. I did... More 

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Pleasantville, New York
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Wow, the original Hall of Fame. Almost no one knows this exists. It is in a beautiful location overlooking the river and on a college campus -- formerly NYU but now Bronx Comm. College. It is free, so if you are in the Bronx, stop by for an hour.

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