International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum

International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum
194 Bellevue Ave.
Newport, Rhode Island
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Phone: 401-849-3990
Tollfree: 800-457-1144
Email: Use the online form to contact this property
Website: http://www.tennisfame.com
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Discover the history of tennis and the remarkable stories of its greatest champions trhough a diverse collection of memorabilia, art, video and more from the 12th century through present-day. Items on display include trophies and attire belonging to the game's biggest stars, vintage tennis equipment, video highlights of great matches, and tennis wear ranging from Victorian dresses from the 1800s to custom creations worn by the Williams sisters. Located in the Newport Casino, a National Historic Landmark, the buildings that house the Hall of Fame were initially intended as a social club for Newport's rich and famous, and are now on of Newport's most stunning architectural sites. Surrounding the buildings are 13 grass tennis courts which hosted the US Nationals from 1881-1914, and are available for public play today.

Handicap Accessible or Service Children Activities No Smoking Allowed
Listing Category: Listing in Travel Guide, Listing on Web
Region: Newport County
Guide Category: Heritage- Museums, Sports & Entertainment- Tennis & Racquet Sports
Access: Complete wheelchair access (H)
Admission: Charged
Discounts: AAA, Children, Groups, Military, Senior, Student
Family: Kid friendly
Method of Payment: Cash, Debit, Major credit cards, Personal checks, Travelers checks
Restrictions: Smoke free facility
Heritage Light house: Museum
Function Contact Email:cmckain@tennisfame.com
Function Contact Name:Cullen McKain
Function Contact Position:Private Events Mgr.
Function Contact Phone:401-849-3990
Function Space Available:Yes

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