Kansas Sports Hall of Fame

Coordinates: 37°40′51″N 97°20′29″W / 37.68083°N 97.34139°W / 37.68083; -97.34139
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Kansas Sports Hall of Fame
Kansas Sports Hall of Fame is located in Kansas
Kansas Sports Hall of Fame
Location within Kansas
LocationWichita Boat House,
515 South Wichita Street,
Wichita, Kansas 67202
Coordinates37°40′51″N 97°20′29″W / 37.68083°N 97.34139°W / 37.68083; -97.34139
Barry Sanders, one of Kansas' most famous athletes.

The Kansas Sports Hall of Fame is a museum located in Wichita, Kansas. It is about preserving the history of sports in the state of Kansas. The museum has exhibits, archives, facilities, services, and activities to honor those people and teams whose achievements in sports brought fame to themselves, to their communities and to the entire state of Kansas.

History[change | change source]

The Hall of Fame was founded in 1961 as part of the Kansas Centennial Celebration.