Gridiron Glory is the most extensive and comprehensive exhibit ever done on America’s most popular sport. This exhibition focuses on diverse subjects such as the societal impact of the sport and the science behind the game along with inspirational stories of the game’s pioneers, great players, coaches, and circumstances of play. The 5,000 square-foot pro football exhibit includes more than 200 artifacts from the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s collection, rare documents, award winning- photography and a 500 square-foot area reserved for the hosting venue’s “home team.”
In addition, NFL Films has provided spectacular footage from its unparalleled film archives to illustrate the exhibitions many themes and story lines. Throughout, the exhibit, the Hall of Fame has also created a series of interactive exhibits that challenge both mind and body. And, a most extraordinary feature of Gridiron Glory is a series of accompanying programs with feature appearances by Hall of Fame inductees.
The Gridiron Glory exhibition materials includes a specially developed educational component with includes pre- and post- visit classroom exercises along with a wide range of interdisciplinary exercises each aligned with national educational standards.