Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum
Explore the game of tennis’s evolution from a garden party pastime to a multi-million dollar professional sport played worldwide at the award-winning Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum.
With exciting interactives and films, easy-to-use touch screens and audio guides in nine languages, people of all ages can experience the artistry and athleticism that is modern tennis.
Highlights of the Museum include:
– the glittering Championship Trophies
– a ‘ghost’ of John McEnroe who speaks about the game and his legendary opponents
– a 200-degree cinema capturing the science of tennis
– film and video footage of some of the most memorable and exciting Wimbledon matches
– an extensive collection of tennis memorabilia dating back to 1555, containing over 15,000 objects that tell the story of lawn tennis and the origins of The Championships
– donations from the great players of today, including the outfits of Pete Sampras, Martina Navratilova, Roger Federer and Andy Murray
– CentreCourt360, the new viewing experience on Centre Court
– acclaimed behind-the-scenes tours, taking you into the interview room, the player areas, and exploring many more of Wimbledon’s secrets.
The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum is open from 10am to 5pm. Tickets are priced at £11 per adult for the Museum, £20 for the Museum and Tour, with concessions and child tickets also available.
To find out more please visit http://www.wimbledon.com/visiting/museum