We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hall of Fame for Great Americans

Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: West 181st Street, Bronx Community College, Bronx, NY 10453
Phone Number: 718-289-5161

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 4 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 3
    Excellent
  • 1
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
a must see. national historic landmark and treasure

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2014
thelmantimestwo
,
Fairfield, Connecticut
Add Photo Write a Review

4 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Fairfield, Connecticut
Top Contributor
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bronx, New York
Top Contributor
401 reviews 401 reviews
210 attraction reviews
245 helpful votes 245 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pleasantville, New York
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
42 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Hall of Fame for Great Americans also viewed

 

Been to Hall of Fame for Great Americans? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Hall of Fame for Great Americans staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?