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The Carolina Basketball Museum

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Address: 450 Skipper Bowles Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27599
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+1 919-962-6000

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UNC vs FSU weekend

This Museum is a good trip down memory lane. It is a good bridge from today's heros to the greats of the past.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Gerald C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Museum is a good trip down memory lane. It is a good bridge from today's heros to the greats of the past.

Thank Gerald C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Informative, touching and dear to our hearts. We love this museum! It provides better understanding of the history of Tarheel basketball.

1 Thank Michael R
Chapel Hill
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are a Carolina fan this is the place you need to go to . It has all that has happened in Carolina Basketball for all of the years.All of the rings trophy's .It is a must to see.

Thank David R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

This visit was very special to me, being a Carolina basketball fan since I was a child and always wanting to visit campus. I was so excited to experience this with my daughter and the museum didn't disappoint. Everything was so inspiring, took tons of pictures, getting to see all the history of Carolina Basketball was incredible. To top it... More 

Thank wagner15
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Was an awesome experience as a basketball fan. Thought the museum would be bigger but everything they have in there is really nice.

Thank Anthony S
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you're a Tar Heel basketball fan, you'll love this museum. If not, you will find it boring. But that is probably obvious!

Thank tarheel617
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is a fascinating place even if you are a casual basketball fan (as I and my wife are). Of course if you are a Tar Heel, you might spend all day here! The opening 5 minute movie of UNC basketball sets up the experience. It was interesting to look at the different displays and read the letters written to... More 

Thank caneguy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Didn't think I was going to enjoy this since I'm from PA and a Duke fan but this was really cool. Take the time and walk through, especially if you like college hoops. You can feel the history of the program as you walk around. Nice exhibits!

Thank guldy58
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

It's a great museum - lots of video clips, game balls, uniforms. And it's free! Great look at the program as a whole, not just recent stuff.

Thank Emma M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a terrific collection of UNC basketball history and lore! For any fan of college basketball (even if you are not a Tar Heel fan) this is a must see. Located adjacent to the "Dean Dome". Be sure to find Michael Jordan's offer letter to play at UNC. After the museum, take a stroll on the campus and then... More 

Thank Dan C

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