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Booth Family Hall of Athletics

1651 Naismith Dr, Allen Fieldhouse‎, Lawrence, KS 66045-4069
+1 785-864-7050
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A must see for all things Jayhawks!

My husband and son are super Jayhawks fans, so this was a real treat for them. In addition to all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TuckerMidwest
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Midwest
A Jayhawk's Dream

Everything you always wanted to know about the Jayhawks, plus the original rules. Best learning... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
BevM_Kansas
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Lawrence, Kansas
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1651 Naismith Dr, Allen Fieldhouse‎, Lawrence, KS 66045-4069
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and son are super Jayhawks fans, so this was a real treat for them. In addition to all kind of historic displays, they had several interactive type things that made it really interesting. The best part was the original rules of basketball! Loved...More

Thank TuckerMidwest
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Everything you always wanted to know about the Jayhawks, plus the original rules. Best learning experience ever for a college basketball fan.

Thank BevM_Kansas
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The Booth Hall of Athletics is a comprehensive museums of KU athletics.. all sports. Showcased are KU's National Championship trophies, Orange Bowl trophies, memorabilia from all sports, etc. It is in the lobby of Allen Fieldhouse, where the KU Basketball team rarely loses. There are...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

This was a last minute venture. Well worth the stop. Well done on the presentation of all the history here.

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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

What a fun place to visit! Several interactive exhibits including a video about how the original rules got back to KU from the 30 for 30 episode. Lots to look at and read. Lots of photo opportunities and best of all it was FREE!

Thank Anna U
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This place is KU heaven of the past and present of KU's many, many achievements. Next door in the DeBruce Facility is the original Rules of Basketball... It's so mind blowing to see!!

Thank gloryboy01
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

As a lifelong Jayhawk fan, seeing this place for the first time was unforgettable. Immersing myself in the rich history of KU athletics, I was awe-struck. It's not something that you can adequately convey with mere words, it's a feeling, it's an experience beyond description....More

Thank AdrienneM61
Reviewed 17 February 2017

My first full visit to this wonderful hall of fame (had an abbreviated stop once before), and I could have stayed there for hours. You don't need to be a Kansas Jayhawks fan to appreciate all the offerings. So much history, artifacts and richness of...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went to a game and walked thru the hall of athletics prior to the game. The new addition housing the "Rules of Basketball" is very nice, the ramps were really nice.

Thank Alana A
Reviewed 6 February 2017

My son and I enjoyed visiting this place before the KU game. There is so much history with KU basketball and this is a neat way of putting it all together to see. I would like to go back and visit again and read things...More

Thank KC2833
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TylerSmithJ
18 June 2016|
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Response from NebraskaTravelnut | Reviewed this property |
The rules are located in the DeBruce Center which is just to the north of Allen Field House. While it is possible to enter the exhibit from the second level of Allen, during non-game days that entrance might not be open but... More
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