Field Trips to the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame

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Field Trips to the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame at the Wichita Boathouse include:

  • Short introduction to the history of Kansas sports from the Director of the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame
  • Short video about the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame
  • Time to tour the museum (optional scavenger hunt available)
  • Education materials developed by a local teacher. These materials are standards aligned and focused for grades 3-6. Materials cover topics of:
    • Champions of Character - This topic covers some of the inductees of the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame who overcame hardships early in life and how they dealt with those situations. The program includes a presentation with background information on several inductees and videos and pictures of the inductees in action.
    • Healthy Choices – Life-long health begins in a person's formative years and this activity gives some helpful tips on eating right and staying active! (CCSS.Math.Content.4.NF.B.3a) (National Health Education Standard 3)
    • Leadership – This activity gives each child an opportunity to examine the people who have made a positive impact in their life. Who would you ask to sit at your Board of Directors table? (CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.3.1) (CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.4.1) (CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.5.1)
    • Logo Design – Design uniforms for your own team that will be put on display at the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame!
    • Arkansas River History and Geography – Learn a little about our location and surroundings with this fun activity that is "flooded" with facts about the river! (CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RH.6-8.4) (CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RH.6-8.7)
  • Both indoor and outdoor areas available for groups to eat a sack lunch
  • COST: As always, the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame features FREE ADMISSION, but we do suggest a $1 donation per child to help cover educational material reproduction expense.

Please contact the Hall of Fame at 316-262-2038 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book a field trip to the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame at the Wichita Boathouse!

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