Discover Chicago’s Italian American Sports Hall of Fame


Honoring Italian greats from Joe DiMaggio to Mario Andretti.

The following article appears on Atlas Obscura

From Rocky Marciano to Vince Lombardi to Joe DiMaggio, Italian Americans have left a lasting impact on American sports, and one museum in Chicago’s Little Italy commemorates the greatest of the great.

The National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame honors some 230 of the finest Italian-American athletes, broadcasters and sports workers to ever benefit athletics in the United States.

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