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San Diego Hall of Champions Sports Museum

2131 Pan American Plaza, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA 92101-1683
+1 619-234-2544
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A multisport museum dedicated to commemorating excellence in over 40 professional and amateur sports.
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good21%
  • Average32%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible13%
7 May 2017
“Closing”
16 Mar 2017
“Cafe best part”
Closed Now
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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2131 Pan American Plaza, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA 92101-1683
Balboa Park
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+1 619-234-2544
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

The museum is closing soon so most of the items have already been removed. I hear it will be converted to a ComiCon museum.

1  Thank GlutenFreeInSanDiego
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

For the sport enthusiast, it is worth a peek because it does cover so many different sports. Being from out of state, I probably didn't appreciate some of the info that Californians would; however, there are big events and big name people almost everyone will...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We didn't have time to go through the museum but needed lunch so grabbed a quick bite. We each had custom made hamburgers... great service. Nice atmosphere. Not too busy.

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

San Diego has some great sport history and at one time this hall of fame was probably more taken care of. Most interactive displays were not working but the displays still were informative. It is large as they advertise in terms of size but once...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This museum has 2 storeyed and one basement. Basement offers the exhibition about sail, which I don't know before that San Diego is a great area for surfing. The ground floor highlighs american sport heroes/heroins including american football, baseball , etc. the one that is...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2016

This museum was just so-so for me. We did it at the end of the day, as the museums were closing since we had one more admission left on our Balboa Explorer pass. If you are from San Diego or maybe even LA, this museum...More

Thank NYCaliKara
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Went there for my daughters official signing for her college scholarship. Great venue and was a fun event. If your kid got an athletic scholarship, this is a great place to sign!! Check the calendar for dates. Most sports are Nov 9.

Thank SoCalGuy01
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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Not much of interest. True not a lot of sports history to be displayed. Better I guess if your a resident if not avoid. Cafe food ok though

Thank Steve C
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

I thought the Hall of Champions was ok. The museum needs some work though. I a lot of the interactive exhibits weren't working. Also it's very dark in there. There is lots of room to put in more exhibits. I did enjoy the Charger and...More

Thank Dan W
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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Not well done. Very little of interest and what there was not well presented. Third floor basically plaques on walls. So much more could be done.

Thank Ronnie_texaa
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