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Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

2150 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N, Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center, Birmingham, AL 35203
+1 205-323-6665
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Lots of Memorabilia and Info

You can really learn a lot about athletes with connections to Alabama. There were displays with... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Travel-Seal
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Talladega, Alabama
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Great even for a non-sportsman!

Had some time after a conference in nearby BJCC and took a look. I am not into sports, and don't... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Patric H
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2150 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N, Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center, Birmingham, AL 35203
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+1 205-323-6665
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Reviewed 15 August 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 10 August 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

Thank Patric H
Reviewed 10 August 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

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 6 August 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

1  Thank JKBeavers
Reviewed 24 July 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
Reviewed 14 July 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.

1  Thank jmoakley00
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Neat place to wander, look, and learn about all the athletes and their accomplishments that a from Alabama and have had an impact on the State.

1  Thank Bonnie P
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I never realized there were so many connections to sports icons in the state of Alabama. Carve a few hours into your schedule to see all of the memorabilia.

1  Thank E7848GNfrankc
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Very organized museum that takes you through all of the sports from archery to baseball and football. Very informative plaques on each member. A great tribute to athletes from Alabama.

1  Thank Jim C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were walking back to our hotel and stopped in for a visit. The memoribilia in the musuem is awesome. Everything from football to gymnastics to cart racing tracing back through time. You can spend hours in here reading and listening to the recordings available....More

Thank BamaGal83
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