March 1, 2017
2017 Inductees to U.S and World Chess Halls of Fame Will Be Honored in Saint Louis on March 28, 2017An induction ceremony on March 28, 2017, will recognize four exceptional chess players as they take their places in history as members of the World and U.S. Chess Halls of Fame.
May 19, 2016
How Maurice Ashley, the first black chess grandmaster, uses the game to change inner-city kids' lives
He’s being inducted into the Chess Hall of Fame. He’ll be the first African American to bear the honor, just as he was the first to become a grandmaster in 1999.
May 16, 2016
by Jake Germann, Gallery Attendant at the World Chess Hall of Fame
Ever since Kings, Queens & Castles has been installed on the second floor of the World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF), kids have taken over the historically adult-centric museum and are engaging in a more imaginative game of chess on a life-size board enveloped in a castle as big as the entire second floor gallery.
April 15, 2016