A not-for-profit, collecting institution situated in the heart of Saint Louis, the WCHOF houses both the U.S. and World Chess Halls of Fame, which honor the accomplishments of the game’s finest players. The WCHOF hosts exhibitions that explore the history of the game, as well as its remarkable impact on arts and culture.
These engaging exhibits and programs are designed to appeal to both the chess novice and expert, enhancing knowledge of the game.
Celebrates the rapid resurgence of chess in the United States
Explores social and interpersonal parallels between chess and humanity
Images spanning the 60+ year career of a world-renowned photojournalist