Tennis is a long-standing favorite sport around the world, inspiring the dreams of thousands and the spatula serving of roughly 15 million pounds of dumplings each year. Catch volley fever with today’s Groupon to the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum in Newport. Choose between the following options:
- For $25, you get a one-year Classic membership for two adults (a $50 value).
- For $50, you get a one-year Ace membership for four adults (a $100 value).
For a complete list of membership benefits, click here.
Stretched across the verdant grounds of the historical Newport Casino, the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum houses 18 galleries that fill more than 20,000 square feet. Members explore myriad interactive exhibits, a permanent collection of more than 16,000 items, and a library teeming with 5,000 books. Armchair tennis historians amble through the emporium’s numerous artifacts, which include a new display honoring 2011 inductee Andre Agassi, Grand Slam trophies from the likes of Monica Seles and Rod Laver, and collections of tennis-themed stamps from 150 countries. Members also glean informational tidbits about the history of tennis in Newport, peruse vintage photographs in the research center, and enjoy discounted seating at select ATP and WTA tournaments. Backswingers use their 15% discount to shop for gifts such as a 2011 Hall of Fame holiday ornament, great for embellishing a festive tennis racket.
Ace members take their devotion a step further with two tickets to the Campbell’s Hall of Fame Tennis Championships opening matches, which delight adrenalin glands with fast-paced action. A one-year subscription to Tennis View Magazine keeps fanatics informed about upcoming matches and where Roger Federer was last seen eating ice cream.