Alabama Sports Hall of Fame
This 33,000 square foot, 3-floor museum will teach your group all about the most talented athletes in Alabama's history. Over 5,000 objects can be found inside, from Heisman Trophies from Pat Sullivan and Bo Jackson to the University of Alabama's coach's famous hat! Sports equipment, championship rings, and personal biographies line the walls.
Over 99,000 students have experienced the ASHOF Educational Tour Program, a program that allows them to study the various accomplishments of Alabama's most successful athletes. This program is intended for students in 3rd - 8th grades. Take a look below at some major learning points! (info from ASHOF).
FUN AND SKILLS
- Research skills
- Mathematical equations-batting averages, percentages of wins
- Historical significance
- Reading comprehension
- Character development
- Age appropriate materials
THE FIELD TRIP
- Educational video in the Bryant-Jordan Theatre
- Educational trivia hunt in Museum
- Setting high goals
- Dedication and discipline