From Interstate 40 East and West: Take the Broadway/Hall of Fame Drive Exit, Exit 389. Follow Hall of Fame Drive to the corner of Hill Avenue. Turn left onto Hill Avenue, and turn left into our parking lot. The Women's Basketball Hall of Fame is located at 700 Hall of Fame Drive across from James White Fort. From Alcoa Highway or the Airport: Take Alcoa Highway North. You will pass UT Hospital on the righthand side. Immediately after passing the hospital, take the exit for Neyland Drive. At the end of the exit ramp, take a left at the light onto Neyland Drive. After the fourth traffic light, take the Hall of Fame Drive exit. At the end of the exit ramp, make a right onto Hall of Fame Drive. At the next light, make a left onto Hill Avenue. Make the first left into our parking lot. From Seymour/Sevierville Area: Follow Chapman Highway until it turns into Henley Street. Cross the Henley Street Bridge and as soon as you get to the end of the bridge, take the first right onto Hill Avenue. Go straight through the stop signs and the traffic light at Gay Street. Immediately after you pass the intersection of Hill Avenue and Women's Basketball Hall of Fame Drive, make a left into our parking lot.
Celebrating 100 years of women's basketball through interactive exhibits and ball court activities', the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame opened in June 1999 in Knoxville, Tennessee. It is the only facility of its kind dedicated to all levels of women's basketball.
The six members of the Class of 2014 are: Lin Dunn (coach), Michelle Edwards (player), Mimi Griffin (contributor), Yolanda Griffith (player), Jasmina Perazic (player), and Charlotte West (contributor). The Class of 2014 will be formally inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame on June 14, 2014 in Knoxville, TN.
With the addition of the Class of 2014, the WBHOF will recognize the 1976 USA Olympic Team for their contributions to the game in a display at the Hall entitled “Trailblazers of the Game”. The 1976 team will join the All American Red Heads, Edmonton Grads, the Former Helms/Citizens Savings/Founders Bank, and the Wayland Baptist Flying Queens as the only five groups recognized as “Trailblazers of the Game”.
In addition to preserving the history of the game, the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame is also the perfect location for special events, proms, wedding receptions, corporate meetings, birthday parties, and reunions, to name a few. So whether you are looking for inspiration, education or just plain fun, the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame is the place to find it!
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