The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
1000 W. Columbus Ave
Email: [email protected]
Repository URL: http://www.hoophall.com/
Repository description (CRHP): Today, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is home to nearly three hundred inductees and more than 40,000 square feet of basketball history. Located on the picturesque banks of the Connecticut River, the new museum is a fitting shrine to the game Dr. Naismith invented more than a century ago. The landmark structure is one of the world’s most distinctive monuments punctuating the Springfield skyline and stirring the spirits of basketball fans everywhere. Hundreds of interactive exhibits share the spotlight with skills challenges, live clinics, and shooting contests.
Repository type: Museum
Oral history project of the Basketball Hall of Fame