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Greyhound Hall of Fame

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We learned about breeding dogs and greyhound racing. It was fun to pet the greyhound. It was... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Kevin P
Salina, Kansas
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Pleasantly Surprised

Wasn't originally going to stop here, but then I found out they have actual greyhound dogs and it... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2018
Amanda G
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

The Greyhound museum gives a fascinating view of greyhound racing in America. It wad amazing to see the size of the crowds at greyhound racing events in the past. It was also great that they have retired greyhound lazing on site that you can pat....More

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Reviewed September 27, 2018

Lots of amazing exhibits that display greyhound souvenirs, plaques, collectibles, antiques and more! The museum is kept extremely clean and well organized with lots of space to display everything. There are 3-4 halls of plaques honoring the inductees over the years. Every inductee has a...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

This museum shows the history of the greyhound and all about greyhound racing.it even has a friendly hound to pet. It explains how humanely they treat and train the animals. No admission, donations only.

1  Thank jekcpa
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We learned about breeding dogs and greyhound racing. It was fun to pet the greyhound. It was layed out well...although we were not really familiar with the top breeders or bloodlines. Its a pleasant, nice, and different venue.

1  Thank Kevin P
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

I just had to stop just to pet the dogs. it is a wonderful museum to learn the history of dogs. You also learn the love everyone has in the dogs.

Thank tchelle1111
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great place to visit, easy access and easy to find. Lots of things to see within walking distance. The dogs are always at hit.

1  Thank N7040GKloris
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Greyhounds — the BEST DOGS EVER🐾. Interesting memorabilia and Ginger and Gary are the best greeters! Film was interesting but dated.

Thank 3Kings
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Wasn't originally going to stop here, but then I found out they have actual greyhound dogs and it is free. I like animals, so I decided to stop in. Ginger, greyhound dog, ran over to me and was so friendly, but not overbearing. I was...More

1  Thank Amanda G
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We went here only because it was recommended in all the tour books. We had no interest in greyhound racing but the resident dogs did great us and were cute. I’m sure if you had an interest in dog racing you would love the museum...More

1  Thank KJL0823
Reviewed April 4, 2018

I mostly wanted to go to pet the greyhounds. Ginger and Gary, both retired dogs, were the greeters. They were very friendly and liked to be petted. The Hall of Fame itself did not interest me that much and did not have a lot in...More

Thank Judy S
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