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  KY

  Franklin

  Kentucky Downs Racetrack

  5629 Nashville Road

  PO Box 405

  Franklin  KY  42135    

  Phone   270 586-7778

  Web Site  http://www.kentuckydowns.com/

  Description

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Sports

  Industry /Profession Horse Racing

  New or Updated:             8/24/2005
 

  KY

  Lexington

  International Museum of the Horse

  4089 Iron Works Parkway

  I-75 exit 120

  Lexington  KY  40511    

  Phone 859 259-4303

  Web Site www.imh.org/imh/imhmain.html

  Toll Free 800 678-8813

  Description  located at Kentucky horse Park, equine-themed park & competition

                    facility with more than 50 breeds of horse

  Type of Resource Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus Sports

  Collection G-M  Horses

  New or Updated:  6/26/2006

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  Kentucky
Louisville
Kentucky Derby Museum
704 Central Avenue
Louisville KY 40208
Phone 502 636-7097
Alt Phone 502 637-1111
Web Site http://www.derbymuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:info@derbymuseum.org
Description sounds, sights & artifacts of famous horse race, tours of stable areas & infield, 360 degree video
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Sports
Kind of Activity Race Track
Collection N-Z Racing
New or Updated: 07/05/2003

  KY
 
Louisville
 
Louisville Slugger Museum
 
800 West Main Street
 
Louisville  KY 40202    
 
Phone   502 588-7228
 
Web Site  http://www.sluggermuseum.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.hallowedground.org/html/places/slugger.htm
 
Description  bat &  glove sculpture, film, ball field, bats of famous players, factory tour
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Sports
 
Industry /Profession Baseball
 
New or Updated:   3/31/2004

 

 

  LA

  Kenner

  Coca Cola Saints Hall of Fame

  415 Williams Blvd

  Kenner  LA          70062    

  Phone   504 468-7231

  Web Site  www.rivertownkenner.com/saints.html

  Description  photos, videos, locker room

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Sports

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  New or Updated:             8/26/2005

Louisiana
New Orleans
Fair Grounds Race Course
1751 Gentilly Boulevard
mail: PO Box 52529 New Orleans 70152
New Orleans LA 70119
Phone
504 944-5515
Web Site
http://www.fgno.com/
Description
one mile oval track on racing site since 1852, on-site hall of fame
Type of Resource
Activity
Primary Focus
Sports
Kind of Activity Racing
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
New or Updated: 07/02/2003

    MA
 
Boston
 
Sports Museum of New England
 
1175 Soldiers Field Road
 
Boston  MA  02134    
 
Phone  617 787-7678
 
Web Site  http://www.sportsmuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:sportsmuseum@fleetcenter.com
 
Description  hockey, basketball, football, baseball, Olympics, media, interactive exhibits                         in Fleet Center
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Sports
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  07/11/2003

  MA
 
Holyoke
 
Volleyball Hall of Fame
 
444 Dwight Street
 
Heritage SP
 
Holyoke  MA
 
Phone   413 563-0926
 
Web Site  http://www.volleyhall.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@volleyhall.org
 
Description  volleyball memorabilia, videos, vertical jump tester
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Sports
 
Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame
 
New or Updated:   2/10/2004

  MA

  Springfield

  Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

  1000 West Columbus Avenue

  Springfield  MA   01105    

  Phone  413 781-6500

  Web Site www.hoophall.com

  Toll Free 877 4HOOPLA

  Description  pictures, memorabilia, multimedia

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Sports

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  Industry /Profession Games

  New or Updated:  6/22/2006

 

 

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  MD
 
Baltimore
  Babe Ruth Birthplace & Baseball Center
 
216 Emory Street
  Baltimore  MD  21230  
 
Phone  410 727-1539
  Web Site  http://www.baberuthmuseum.com/
 
Alt Web  http://www.ridgelysdelight.org/neighborhood.html
 
Description  his grandfather's house, collections include Ruth memorabilia, Baltimore                         Orioles, Colts, Negro Leagues of Maryland, Johnny Unitas
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus           Sports
  Industry /Profession
           Baseball
 
New or Updated:              07/20/2003

  MD
  Baltimore
  US Lacrosse Foundation and Hall of Fame Museum
 
113 West University Parkway
  Baltimore MD  21210    
  Phone  410 235-6882
  Web Site  http://www.lacrosse.org/museum/index.phtml
 
Description  Native American sport to the present, annual inductees since 1957,                         interactive computers, multimedia
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Sports
  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame
  New or Updated:  08/01/2003

  MD
 
Bowie
 
Belair Stable Museum
 
2835 Belair Drive
 
Bowie  MD
 
Phone  301 809-3088
 
Web Site  http://www.cityofbowie.org/comserv/museums.htm
 
Description  Horse racing stable from colonial times
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Sports
 
Kind of Activity  Racing
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
Owner/Operator:  City of Bowie
 
New or Updated:  10/29/2003

 

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  ME

  Millinocket

  Antique Snowmobile Museum

  Lake Road

  Millinocket   ME

  Phone   207 723-6203

  Web Site  http://www.millinocket.org/tourism.htm

  Description  run by snowmobile club, 21 exhibits depict local history of snowmobiling

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Sports

  New or Updated:    5/6/2005

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