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The Carolina Basketball Museum

450 Skipper Bowles Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3433
+1 919-962-6000
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Historical view of Carolina Basketball

Great experience if you are a Carolina fan or appreciate Basketball in general. A must see if you... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago

Reliving the greatness of Tar Heel basketball over the decades is almost enough to tingle the spine... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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450 Skipper Bowles Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3433
+1 919-962-6000
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great experience if you are a Carolina fan or appreciate Basketball in general. A must see if you are there for a game or in the area.

Thank Nikki0715
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reliving the greatness of Tar Heel basketball over the decades is almost enough to tingle the spine of a Blue Devil. A true blue Tar Heel will have to shed a tear of pride. The general fan of collegiate basketball will learn about true sports...More

Thank 210eda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bottom line it's about a history of success...legendary winning...the greats! The museum brings it all together and frames it up. You've got to go if your a fan! It's put together very well.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a cool place to visit especially if you're a fan of UNC basketball. Lots of cool stuff in the museum and family friendly.

Thank Hannah I
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Lots of basketball history. Lots of videos, pictures and stories. and of course much information about Michael Jordan and coach dean smith.

Thank JohnFahl
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The Carolina Basketball museum is the best place to learn about the history of Tar Heel Basketball. In the shadows of the Dean Dome, the museum is a perfect place for basketball enthusiasts and Carolinians to learn about the beautiful sport and its glorious past.

Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Good memorabilia for ACC fans , UNC Fans Dean Smith fans everyone should visit. This could be ranked right at the top like the Canton of college basketball. it was free when I visited.

Thank rempson1
Reviewed 8 August 2017

If you wish to visit Basketball greatness, then please do stop by the Carolina Basketball Museum. This is the ultimate pilgrimage for all things Carolina basketball. The amount of memorabilia that they have collected and displayed is impressive, but what's even more impressive is the...More

Thank mawindle
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Museum was closed and there was an apology on the door blaming google for not updating "closed for renovations July17 - Sept 4". Since it is already Aug 4 seems UNC technological capabilities should have been able to correct.Advice: call ahead and don't believe everything...More

2  Thank kjbmd
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A must see if you are a college basketball fan (then 5 stars)! Six national championships. Many memorabilia, videos and other stuff. At least an hour. Free! Just SE of main campus; meter parking nearby and near the Dean Smith Center (Deandome).

Thank Carl A
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Jerry W
5 August 2017|
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Response from Andrei S | Reviewed this property |
Monday through Friday 10 AM-4 PM Saturday 9 AM-1 PM The exception is university holidays, when the museum is closed.