ST. LOUIS, Mo., April 5, 2021 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced that the Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum, located on the second floor of Cardinals Nation in Ballpark Village, reopened today to fans and visitors with enhanced sanitization and purchase options. tickets at fixed times to ensure the well-being of guests and staff. The Cardinals Museum will be open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and will remain open until the seventh inning during home games.
The Cardinals Museum is also launching its new flagship exhibition titled “2011 Cardinals: What a Team! What A Ride! ”, Covering everything from the team’s 2011 Magic Season, including Happy Flights, the“ Memphis Mafia, ”the Wild Card Race, the Rally Squirrel and the World Series drama against the Texas Rangers.
The exhibition features more than 50 pieces from the museum’s collection as well as loans from former players and collectors, including:
• St. Louis native David Freese’s home jersey in Game 6 of the 2011 World Series, which tore in two after his home run, reunited for the first time since that night. in 10 years.
• The jersey and glove worn by Chris Carpenter at home on his memorable dive to first base in the first game of the 2011 World Series.
• Jason Motte’s glove, cap and crampons used to close Game 7 of the 2011 World Series.
• Freese’s World Series and NLCS MVP Awards.
This featured exhibit will be open to the public until February 2022 and is included in admission to the Cardinals Museum. Fans can purchase Cardinals Museum tickets online at cardinaux.com/museum.
Additionally, the Cardinals Nation Restaurant & Bar is now open to the public with security protocols in place to promote social distancing and minimize physical contact. The restaurant will feature memorabilia from Mike Shannon’s playing and broadcasting career to celebrate his 50th birthday in the Cardinals radio booth.