Kansas Sports Hall Of Fame32 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Wichita Boathouse, 515 S. Wichita, Wichita KS 67202, 67202, United States
- Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
- Phone: +1-3162622038
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Family And Kids, Specialty Museums, Social, Arts, Museums
The Kansas sports hall of fame is part of the Wichita Boathouse which has become a premier wedding and business venue. The hall of fame was established in 1961 to celebrate and remember the history of sports in Kansas. Legends like Barry Sanders, Wilt Chamberlain, Jim Ryun, Walter Johnson, Kendra Wecker, John Had, Dick Peters, Johnny Adams, Thane Bakers, Brenda Stolle, Gene Johnson, “Al” Kelly, “Chuck” Broyles, Jim Colbert, Bill Easton, Lynette Woodard and Jackie Stiles are celebrated here through their biographies, photographs and personal items. Currently the place has exhibits of around 200 inductees with priceless memorabilia spinning their stories into the place. The hall of fame covers the legends of all games including Basketball, Football and Baseball along with a special exhibit dedicate to Olympic stars who put the state on the world map. The medals and shoes owned by Jim Ryun, Wes Santee, Al Oerter and Glenn Cunningham are gold for sports lovers and the exhibits dedicated to olympic champions Bill Nieder, Catherine Fox, Maurice Greene, John Kuck, Peter Mehringer and Kenny Harrison, form the star-show of the place.
The hall of fame also maintains high school records and state championship results of iconic teams, coaches and athletes. If you are a baseball, football or basketball fan or follow olympics, you simply cannot miss this place when in Wichita!
Entrance Ticket Details For Kansas Sports Hall Of Fame
- Admission to the hall is free of cost.
How to Reach Kansas Sports Hall Of Fame
- By Bus: Waterman & Water
- By Taxi
- By renting a car
- You can rent a bike from Bike share ICT
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