Hockey, a sport that defines Canada like no other, has caught on in over 70 countries around the world. More than just a sports museum, the Hockey Hall of Fame is an exciting, immersive and hands-on celebration of the game of hockey.
With over 65,000 square feet of exhibits, the Hockey Hall of Fame offers something for everyone. You'll get to see an outstanding collection of hockey artifacts representing all levels of play from around the world. Participate in hands-on games where you'll face-off against animated, life-size versions of some of the best players of the day. Browse through themed exhibits devoted to hockey's stellar players, teams and achievements. There are also theatres, bigger-than-life statues and a replica NHL dressing room for you to check out. Last, but not least, are the NHL trophies including, best of all, hands-on access to the Stanley Cup itself, centrepiece of the Great Hall. A replica is used when the real cup is 'travelling' outside its home at the Hall.
In addition to its role as a museum of hockey history and memorabilia, the Hockey Hall of Fame has the mandate of honouring great hockey players. Players inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame are selected by a process of nomination and secret ballot by a selection committee made up of 18 persons with knowledge and expertise in various areas of the sport. Some notable inductees include Wayne Gretzky, Gordie Howe, Guy Lafleur, and Mario Lemieux.
At the end of your visit be sure to check out the extensive collection of hockey merchandise and memorabilia in the store. You can be sure of scoring some great souvenirs that you will be proud to add to your own collection.
For additional information about the Hockey Hall of Fame see the official website link above.
Facts For Your Visit
Official Website: Hockey Hall of FameFee: Yes
- Monday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Tuesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Wednesday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Thursday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Saturday: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
- Sunday: 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
30 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M5E 1X8
Phone: +1 416-360-7765
Drew B. Jun-11-2019
When Canada does a Hall of Fame, they do it up right. None of this obscure, only-one-reason-to-go-the-town HOFs like Football (Canton, Ohio), Basketball... Read More
Amanda W. May-29-2019
If you're a fan of hockey at any level, you've got to make a trip here at some point in your life. My husband and I made a point to visit on our most recent... Read More
Bruce K. May-06-2019
I can't say that I'm a huge hockey fan. I've only been to two games in the last ten years (Hurricanes at Bruins and I-don't-know at Devils). Both were... Read More
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|TTC Subway Line||Nearest Station||Walking Time|
|Yonge-University-Spadina||Union Station||4 MInutes|
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No bus needed. Exit Union Station onto Front Street and walk just over 1 block east to Yonge Street. The Hockey Hall of Fame is on the northwest corner.
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