Art Beckner


Museum Hours

Mon - Sat 10am to 5pm
Closed Sunday (December thru February)
Open Sunday 1pm to 5pm (March thru November)

Closed on December 31st, January 1st & January 2nd.

Adults and Teens $5
Children age 5-12 $3

408 Trojan Lane
New Castle IN 47362

Mailing Address:
One Hall of Fame Court
New Castle IN 47362



Art Beckner

High School: Muncie Central 1923


Inducted 1973

A 4-sport athlete at Muncie Central High School led Bearcats to runner-up spot in 1923 state tourney played football, baseball and basketball at Indiana University won Balfour Award as Big 10's top scholar-athlete coached at Yorktown and Dunkirk before returning to his high school alma mater coached Muncie Central to state finals in '48 came back in '51 to win it all moving to Richmond, he coached Red Devils to '53 state finals 21 winning seasons out of 22 over his first 17 seasons, his teams averaged 19-6 records.

Art Beckner

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