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Alabama Sports Hall of Fame and Museum

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In town for a ball game

Man this was my first trip to the Alabama sports hall of fame and I would say that I was truly... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Eddie M
Jasper, Alabama
Sports Hero Place

I am not an Alabama football fan. I wanted to learn about MLB honorees. Heinie Manush from... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Robert P
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2150 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N, Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center, Birmingham, AL 35203-1102
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Man this was my first trip to the Alabama sports hall of fame and I would say that I was truly amazed, should have gone earlier. If in Birmingham you need to stop by.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Eddie M
Reviewed 19 August 2018

I am not an Alabama football fan. I wanted to learn about MLB honorees. Heinie Manush from Tuscumbia, Alabama. He played in the 1930 s with the Detroit Tigers. They were able to show me other MLB inductees. This may be the only public facility...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Robert P
Reviewed 7 August 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank D_Gillespie
Reviewed 18 July 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bsummerlin47
Reviewed 27 March 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

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Todd_Wilson_NE
Reviewed 15 March 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

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PennyW5
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.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Travel-Seal
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

Date of experience: August 2017
1  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

Date of experience: August 2017
1  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

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank JKBeavers
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