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Worth a short visit if you are a basketball fan

Everybody loves Michael Jordan. And here you can see some highlights of his college career, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
str8oz
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Wonderful experience!

Even if you are not a Carolina fan, you will be impressed with this wonderful collection of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Terry C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everybody loves Michael Jordan. And here you can see some highlights of his college career, and learn other things about the UNC basketball program. The museum is very well done.

Thank str8oz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if you are not a Carolina fan, you will be impressed with this wonderful collection of memorabilia from one of the nation's top collegiate programs. This free museum has many video exhibits which explain the importance of most of the things on display.

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's such a great little museum and they have put a lot of energy into it. If you want to check out where Michael Jordan first played (and even his acceptance letter!) then it's for you. It's free (although obviously a donation never hurts!) and...More

Thank Funinthesun123456789
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is very hard to find and parking can be terrible but if your a Carolina Basketball fan you must visit despite the challenges!

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Stopped by when visiting the area. Well done museum covering the history of UNC basketball. Outstanding exhibits from Dean Smith to Michael Jordan and a great display of national championship trophies. A "must see" stop for the college basketball fan!

Thank 86MissyJ
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

My visits was right before the snow redo with duke. My friend who is a NC basketball walking encyclopedia was with me. We toured this museum and if you are a fan of the college game then this is a must see. I would call...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2018

We loved our visit to this museum. If you are a fan of college basketball, this is a must stop. They do a great job showing off the history of UNC basketball.

Thank Gary G
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The most complete history of UNC basketball fortunes, written and visual. A most helpful volunteer initiated us before the tour. Thank you!

Thank 596thomaso
Reviewed June 14, 2018

Excellent memorabilia if you're a fan of MJ! I personally liked Coach Smith's letter to MJ pointing out all the basketball skills improvement MJ need to work out during the summer.

Thank BoardingPassNow
Reviewed May 13, 2018

So, The museum is right next door to the Dean Smith center where the Tar Heels play B-Ball. From the moment you walk in you are surrounded by the best curated collection of college basketball stuff for the Tar Heels. Great for all ages and...More

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Tina C
March 26, 2018|
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Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was free
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Jerry W
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Response from David E | Reviewed this property |
It is also open until one hour before game time when there are home games at the Smith Center
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