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Breaking Barriers

January 4, 2022 @ 9:00 am - December 23, 2022 @ 4:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating indefinitely

Visit the Paul W. Bryant Museum to see the permanent exhibit, “Breaking Barriers”, which tells the story of Coach Bryant’s journey to integrate football throughout his career. It showcases Wendell Hudson, the first Black athlete at The University of Alabama, then moves to Wilbur Jackson, the first African-American scholarship football player, and John Mitchell, the first Black football player to take the field at The Capstone. The exhibit then highlights other trail blazing players throughout the remainder of Coach Bryant’s lifetime.
Official Opening:
Friday, October 22, 2021
Open to the public from 9 AM – 4 PM on Tuesdays – Sundays.
For more information, visit the Paul W. Bryant Museum’s website.


January 4, 2022 @ 9:00 am
December 23, 2022 @ 4:00 pm


Paul W. Bryant Museum
300 Paul W. Bryant Drive
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 United States