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Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

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2150 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N, Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center, Birmingham, AL 35203-1102
+1 205-323-6665
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I didn't know he was from Alabama!

From Jessie Owens to Bo Jackson and beyond the collection of Alabama connected athletes is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
D_Gillespie
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Leeds, Alabama
Impressive!

My husband and I visited with our 10-year-old grandson, who loves football and baseball. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bsummerlin47
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Birmingham, Alabama
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2150 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N, Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center, Birmingham, AL 35203-1102
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Reviewed 1 week ago

From Jessie Owens to Bo Jackson and beyond the collection of Alabama connected athletes is impressive. Joe Lewis and Evander Holyfield born here. Dannette Young Stone, Carl Lewis and Harvey Glance born here. Hank Aaron, Willie Mays, Satchel Paige, Frank Thomas born here. Bo Jackson,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I visited with our 10-year-old grandson, who loves football and baseball. The majority of the inductees were "before his time", but the ones who played for his favorite major league, NFL or college teams got his attention. This is a hidden gem...More

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Reviewed March 27, 2018

I spent several hours walking through the three stories of exhibits. From the cheerful "Welcome" at the front door to the well planned design, everything about the Hall was first-class! Even a mention of my beloved Huskers! Make the time to visit, you'll be glad...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2018

We had just visited this place last month with our Senior Citizen Center and enjoyed it. This day, we took our three grands, ages 7, 11 and almost 13-two boys and a girl to visit it. We would say this was a real hit with...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

You can really learn a lot about athletes with connections to Alabama. There were displays with uniforms, medals, championship rings, and information on the athletes. The current initiates each had a big display case on the main floor. Admission price was very reasonable.

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Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Had some time after a conference in nearby BJCC and took a look. I am not into sports, and don't know any of the athletes but still enjoyed it. Very well kept museum, tidy and great displays. Affordable entry at $5. Must have been a...More

1  Thank Patric H
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Reviewed August 10, 2017

This was the perfect choice for filling in a 2-hour gap in the day. The memorabilia in the exhibits is mind-blowing! I not only learned a great deal about athletics in Alabama, but I learned a lot about the individual histories of several famous sports...More

1  Thank Susan K
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

This place has artifacts and memoribilia from all sports from football, baseball, boxing, basketball, plus other. It's not just Alabama and Auburn here. If any person played for a college or is from the state they can be inducted. They have a lot of pro...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2017

came from Alabama. Bear Bryant started a winning football tradition in this state that his successor is still continuing. Did not know Charles Barkley or Joe Namath were from this state, as well as other historic athletes like Jessie Owens or Joe Louis! I was...More

1  Thank Marta E
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Reviewed July 14, 2017

Most excellent place to visit and be amazed at Alabama's hometown heroes. You will be amazed at the names you never knew were from Alabama.

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