Jim Thorpe Museum & Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
The Jim Thorpe Museum & Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame specializes in Oklahoma's contribution to sports including football, baseball and much more. Tributes and displays of Jim Thorpe, a great American athlete and Olympic medalist, are an important part of this museum.
Founded in 1986, the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame became a part of the Thorpe Association in 1989. As of 2008, 116 Oklahoma sports figures have been inducted into the Hall of Fame, and nearly 150 are on the list of nominees. Each year a selection committee chooses a ballot of 20 from the list of nominees.
Facility Amenities: Credit Cards Accepted, Gift Shop, Handicapped Parking, Meeting Space Available
Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-35, I-44, Route 66
Suitable for Ages: Adults (18+), Children (up to 12), Teens (13-18)
Tour Information: Self-guided tours
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With an NBA basketball team, strong collegiate athletic programs, pro and semi-pro hockey, baseball teams and several sports-themed museums, Oklahoma has a wide array of events and attractions for fans of any kind of competition.