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Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

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Address: 700 Hall of Fame Drive, Knoxville, TN 37915
Phone Number: 865-633-9000
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Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: From the 10-ton, 30-foot-high basketball that sits on top of the building...
From the 10-ton, 30-foot-high basketball that sits on top of the building to the life-like animatronic figure of Senda Berenson, "the mother of women's basketball," this will not be your typical hall of fame visit.
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Unique center for women's basketball

Comprehensive and dedicated center of information for those interested in the women who have made a notable contribution to their area of basketball. Useful gift shop for buying... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
Chelydra
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Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.
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Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.
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186 reviews 186 reviews
59 attraction reviews
358 helpful votes 358 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

Comprehensive and dedicated center of information for those interested in the women who have made a notable contribution to their area of basketball. Useful gift shop for buying presents. Ask the person on duty where the remaindered, clearance and discounted items are.

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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40 reviews 40 reviews
20 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I use to work for the city of Knoxville & was on duty here during the building of the Hall of Fame, a great place to learn about the great women of the sport.

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atlanta
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94 reviews 94 reviews
67 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Women's Basketball Hall of Fame is a wonderful museum that showcases the progresssion and the history of women in basketball. The tour is self guided and starts with a short film. The museum was educational as well as inspirational. The displays include the uniforms from the early days. I loved the interactive area with the basketball goals. Overall, I... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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359 reviews 359 reviews
107 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Especially for women sports enthusiasts, this is a must do. I will say it was enlightening and enjoyable for a short visit and definitely worth a drop in when you have the time. Also, it was inspirational and well planned for optimizing your tour. I will highly recommend this attraction to friends I know (through business) that are participants in... More 

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

A great place for women's basketball fans and sports fans in general. There is a short movie to kick off your self-guided tour that shows the history of the women's game... however, during our showing, the picture went dead during the last 10-15 minutes. Most of the people in the theater were satisfied to just leave and start looking around,... More 

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West Warwick, Rhode Island, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Start with a short history film on women's basketball then self guided tour. Very interesting. I really enjoyed reading about each of the inductees. Did. To partake in the interactive activities on the first floor, but most would enjoy that also. $5.50 Senior admission.

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knoxville, tn
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I had my daughter's 14th birthday party here years ago. I decided to visit again. This place was amazing. They have kept their items up to date and their historical presentations are accurate and interesting. Great place for the entire family to visit. Plenty of parking. Easy access. Convenient hours; low admission rates.

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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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58 reviews 58 reviews
21 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

It was very interactive. I went with my Nana and her three sisters who all played basketball growing up. They had attractions for all ages.

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is a great tribute to the women of Basketball. It was a pleasure to see all the greats honored in such a classy museum.

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Pittsburgh, PA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great place for kids, especially girl bball players. Explains history of the girls game plus you get to shoot hoops at the end.

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