1. Ambitious Renovation Project Will Reshape the Basketball Hall of Fame

    Ambitious Renovation Project Will Reshape the Basketball Hall of Fame

    The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame will soon commence work on an ambitious, $15 million renovation and expansion that will dramatically change the look and feel of the shrine. While the project represents the future, it also speaks loudly to just how far the Hall has come since the dark days — and years — earlier this century. John Doleva calls it a “spaceship.” That’s what he and others at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame have come to call the individual lights that sit atop the dome that defines the shrine on West Columbus Avenue and change color ...

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    1. You can do incredible things with projection lighting.
    2. The initial goal of the campaign, $20 million, has been exceeded, and it now stands at $26 million.
    3. We quickly concluded that, if we don't have Hall of Famers on our side, if they're not our ambassadors across the country and around the world, then we really don't have a Hall of Fame.
    4. It soon became clear that we had a grander plan — and that was to redo the museum and bring it into the 21st century to again be the world's finest sports museum.
    5. I would expect a 20% to 25% increase in attendance.
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