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Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

700 Hall of Fame Drive, Knoxville, TN 37915
+1 865-633-9000
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Greater appreciation

Greater appreciation for the game now that we've learned a lot about women's basketball. Lots to... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2015
Ondrian D
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Atlanta, Georgia
Fun and interesting

This place was very interesting to learn about the early stages of women's basketball. The tour is... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2015
augiesarmy
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St. Louis
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From the 10-ton, 30-foot-high basketball that sits on top of the building to the life-like animatronic figure of Senda Berenson, "the mother of women's basketball," this will not be your typical hall of fame visit.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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700 Hall of Fame Drive, Knoxville, TN 37915
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Reviewed 15 July 2015

Greater appreciation for the game now that we've learned a lot about women's basketball. Lots to look at, but be ready to read. The basketball court for guest to play on was a lot of fun too.

1  Thank Ondrian D
Reviewed 14 July 2015

This place was very interesting to learn about the early stages of women's basketball. The tour is self guided, which is a nice feature. Everyone had a good time.

2  Thank augiesarmy
Reviewed 1 July 2015

All I can say is, if you have not been here, then get here. If you love women's basketball, then you will love this place, I give it a must see. I absolutely love it.

2  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

We actually had fun at this place. The Women's Basketball Hall of Fame was a very cool place to visit and to learn some things about women's basketball we had an audio tour which is a self-guided walk through and we had a lot of...More

1  Thank Tishia A
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Had a wonderful setting for an out of town wedding. The couple was beautiful and the food excellent. Great pictures and just enjoyed being there.

1  Thank juliermiles
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Comprehensive and dedicated center of information for those interested in the women who have made a notable contribution to their area of basketball. Useful gift shop for buying presents. Ask the person on duty where the remaindered, clearance and discounted items are.

2  Thank Chelydra
Reviewed 28 February 2015

I use to work for the city of Knoxville & was on duty here during the building of the Hall of Fame, a great place to learn about the great women of the sport.

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Reviewed 19 February 2015

The Women's Basketball Hall of Fame is a wonderful museum that showcases the progresssion and the history of women in basketball. The tour is self guided and starts with a short film. The museum was educational as well as inspirational. The displays include the uniforms...More

2  Thank patrat236
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Especially for women sports enthusiasts, this is a must do. I will say it was enlightening and enjoyable for a short visit and definitely worth a drop in when you have the time. Also, it was inspirational and well planned for optimizing your tour. I...More

1  Thank Patty L
Reviewed 31 December 2014

A great place for women's basketball fans and sports fans in general. There is a short movie to kick off your self-guided tour that shows the history of the women's game... however, during our showing, the picture went dead during the last 10-15 minutes. Most...More

1  Thank RossYo75
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Beth M
How long does it usually take to go through the Hall of Fame? We have a couple of hours on a Friday afternoon while we're in Knoxville, but I want to make sure that's enough time for what it has to offer. Thanks!
19 August 2015|
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Response from patrat236 | Reviewed this property |
A couple of hours is plenty of time to see the exhibits and watch the film. We took pictures, watched the film, saw the exhibits and shot a few hoops in about an hour.
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CouchPotato22
My boyfriend and I purchased a picture from an estate sale for the frame. When we took it apart we an old photo young women posing with a basketball and hoop. Pic may date back to early part of 20th century. I can send a photo if you may have an interest in display in the museum. Please let me know either way. Thx
25 June 2015|
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Response from Patty L | Reviewed this property |
I am currently in Knoxville, and we come on business here at least bi-weekly. I am sure the curators would be interested and would be happy to take it by there. Maybe they can give you information about the photo at least.
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