Follow the original ATA HOF museum from Vandalia OH to the new home in Sparta IL VIDEO
Pictures from the banquet have been posted!
Over 400 boxes, containing over 5,000 items, have all been unpacked. The research library is almost complete and the displays are being designed... The move went fantastic and we are excited to begin receiving visitors!
We will be open during all scheduled events at the World Shooting & Recreational Complex.
Follow the link on the left to visit their page for a schedule of events.
If you would like to visit on other dates, please contact us to make an appointment.
We will have our official Grand Opening on Sunday August 7th, at 7pm.
The 2016 annual HOF silent auction will be held during the Grand in the new museum.
For donor details click here: Donor Letter
To make an auction donation, click here: Donation Form For the list of auction items, click here: Auction List
Congratulations to the 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees:
(Dieter and Betty Krieghoff)
Biographies in upcoming issues of TRAP & FIELD MAGAZINE. The Hall of Fame banquet and induction ceremony will be held during the 2017 Grand American at the World Shooting & Recreational Complex, Sparta, Illinois.
The five students listed below have been awarded the 2016 Hall of Fame college scholarships at ceremonies at the recent Grand American in Sparta, Illinois.
On Sunday August 10th, 2014, the museum had its Ground Breaking.
Photos courtesy of Trap & Field Magazine
Bill & LeeAnn Martin
HAVE GIVEN ONE MILLION DOLLARS TO THE NEW MUSEUM!
Key Sponsor - The A.T.A. has given $250,000 to the new museum
Jim Bradford, Jr.; Donation to acquire the Marvin Christian ATA Photo Collection
The X.E. “Bus” Durant Scholarship Fund
Earl H. Goetz Memorial Fund
The Richland County Foundation In Memory of Leo Harrison, III; From: Fellow Shooters, Friends, and Family of Leo
Bill & Ruthie Hunter
In Memory of Lander Trap Club
By: Torrington Gun Club Dr. Ronald McGarry
In memory of Dr. Howard McGarry The Brophy Family of Shamrock Leathers
James Beasley of Tilden Trophies
Collette & Ondrea Weikum; In Memory of George & Eric Weikum
Neil Winston; In Memory of Jim Thomas, a long time A.T.A. member
Neil Winston; Donation to acquire the Marvin Christian ATA Photo Collection
Mr. & Mrs. Jim Bradford, Jr.
Kenny Ray Estes
Bob & Lou Ann Munson
Gerald Russo; In Memory of Pete Kelly & Paul Coniglio Lawrence Russo, Jr.
Steven C. Williams; In Memory of Dr. Ed & Charlotte Williams
Amateur Trapshooting Association; In Memory of Leo Harrison, III
To see more donors or to make a donation