Relive the greatest play in NFL history when the Senator John Heinz History Center commemorates the 40th Anniversary of the Immaculate Reception on Dec. 22! The event features a screening of a new NFL Films documentary along with special appearances by members of the 1972 Pittsburgh Steelers team, including Franco Harris and Rocky Bleier. Purchase tickets to the event at ShowClix.com.
Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame has made its national debut at the Heinz History Center and continues through Jan. 6, 2013 before embarking on a nationwide tour. The exhibition includes more than 200 artifacts that focus on the history of pro football, from its humble beginnings to its rise as one of the world's most beloved sports.
Gridiron Glory recognizes the game's pioneers from Knute Rockne and Jim Thorpe all the way to today's stars such as Drew Brees and Peyton Manning through unique artifacts from the Pro Football Hall of Fame collection. A dozen interactive activities and videos from the vaults of NFL films ensure every visitor experiences the passion and pride of professional football.
Many of the items featured in the Gridiron Glory exhibition have never been seen outside the Hall of Fame, including:
For Steelers fans, the Black and Gold is well-represented throughout the Gridiron Glory exhibit, with dozens of artifacts and a special area dedicated to the six-time Super Bowl Champions. Highlights include:
Exhibit tickets to Gridiron Glory are available for purchase at www.showclix.com or by calling 1-888-71-TICKETS. Exhibit tickets are $15 for adults, $13 for seniors (age 62+), $10 for students and children (age 6-17), and free for children (age 5 and under). Tickets may also be purchased on-site at the History Center box office at 1212 Smallman Street in the Strip District during regular museum hours (10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day).