World Chess Hall of Fame

The Mission of the World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF) is to educate visitors, fans, players and scholars by collecting, preserving, exhibiting and interpreting the game of chess and its continuing cultural and artistic significance. The WCHOF houses both the U.S. and World Chess Halls of Fame, which honor the accomplishments of the game’s finest players. In addition, the organization features world-class exhibitions that explore the history of the game, as well as its remarkable impact on arts and culture. The WCHOFs innovative exhibitions and interactive educational programming make it the only institution of its kind. Q Boutique, the gift shop at the World Chess Hall of Fame, is the official, in-store and online retailer of the Saint Louis Chess Campus. Visit: and to learn more.
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4652 Maryland Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63108

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