Football Facility Tours Available This July
July 9, 2014
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Go behind the scenes of Penn State's athletic facilities this month, courtesy of the Penn State All-Sports Museum.
Fans can tour Beaver Stadium Friday-Sunday this weekend. The 75- to 90-minute tours takes visitors into parts of the stadium generally closed to the public, including the Nittany Lions' home locker room. The tours begin Friday at 3:00 p.m. And continue Saturday at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m., and at 11:00 a.m. Sunday. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children, students, seniors ages 65-and-over and Friends of the Penn State All-Sports Museum.
See where the football players spend their time during the season a week later, on Saturday, July 19. With tours beginning at 9:00 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., visitors can explore the Lasch Building, with stops at the practice fields, weight room and meeting areas, before boarding the iconic blue buses for the ride to Beaver Stadium. Once at the stadium, tour participants enter the home team locker room before walking out to the field and seeing the media room. Cost is $60 per participant.
Tickets for both tours may be ordered at 1-800-NITTANY. Space is limited.