Halls of Fame

Great Blacks in Wax Museum

Wax Museums as Halls of Fame

This page features key wax museums that are essentially halls of fame in wax. The National Great Blacks in Wax Museum, 1601-03 E North Avenue, Baltimore MD 21213; 410-563-3404. Web: http://www.greatblacksinwax.org. Because it is a wax museum committed solely to the study and preservation of African American history, it is also among the most unique. Primarily, […]

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Great Blacks in Wax Museum

Minorities Halls of Fame

This page features key halls of fame honoring the best minorities. The National Great Blacks in Wax Museum, 1601-03 E North Avenue, Baltimore MD 21213; 410-563-3404. Web: http://www.greatblacksinwax.org. Because it is a wax museum committed solely to the study and preservation of African American history, it is also among the most unique. Primarily, the presentation of […]

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Harlan County Coal Miners Hall of Fame

Social and Political Halls of Fame

This page features key halls of fame honoring the best in politics, military, police, fire, nonprofits, and related areas. National Fallen Firefighters Walk of Honor, National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Park, 16825 S Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg MD; 301-447-1365. Web: https://www.firehero.org/fallen-firefighters/memorial-park/walk-honor. The brick Walk of Honor connects the monument, the historic Fallen Firefighters Memorial Chapel, and memorial […]

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North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame

Regional and Local Halls of Fame

Here are a few of the halls of fame devoted to honoring the best people in various states, cities, and other localities. North Carolina Halls of Fame North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame, Boyd Room, Weymouth Center for Arts & Humanities, 555 E Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines NC 28387; 910-692-6261. Web: http://www.weymouthcenter.org/nc-literary-hall-of-fame. — Honors authors who […]

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Kentucky Music Hall of Fame

Artistic Halls of Fame

This page features key halls of fame honoring the best in art, architecture, books, writing, and related areas. North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame, Boyd Room, Weymouth Center for Arts & Humanities, 555 E Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines NC 28387; 910-692-6261. Web: http://www.weymouthcenter.org/nc-literary-hall-of-fame. — Honors authors who have contributed to the rich literary heritage of North […]

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Caddies Hall of Fame

Sports Halls of Fame

Here are some of the key halls of fame honoring the best in sports: baseball, basketball, golf, football, hockey, racing, and more. Pinehurst Caddie Hall of Fame, Pinehurst Resort, 80 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst NC 28374; 855-235-8507. Web: http://www.pinehurst.com/about/caddies-pinehurst. — Honors “those special individuals who have distinguished themselves while caddying at Pinehurst in both casual […]

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