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DeBruce Center Building & Dining Hours

DeBruce Center Museum Hours

With the exception of holidays, the Original Rules of "Basket Ball" and other
basketball exhibits are open to the public year-round,
Monday - Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (closed Sundays).

There is no fee to see the DeBruce Center exhibits (nor the Booth Family Hall of Athletics exhibits).

Oftentimes, the DeBruce Center has expanded hours relative to its student union and dining functions. The basketball exhibits are also open during these expanded hours.
 

2020 Spring Semester Building Hours:

January 21 - May 8, 2020
Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: closed

Courtside Café 
Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: closed

Roasterie® Coffee
Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday: 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: closed


The following are changes to building and dining service hours for the winter break:

Friday, January 17, 2020 - CLOSED
​The DeBruce Center is closed due to freezing rain.

Monday, January 20, MLK Day
The building will be open 10:00 am - 5:00 pm with no food service available.

Saturday, January 25, 2020: closed
Due to the men's basketball game, the DeBruce Center will be closed the entire day. For those wanting to see the Original Rules of "Basket Ball," the Rules will be viewable via the Booth Family Hall of Athletics that day from 9:00 am - 11:00 am.

Saturday, February 1, 2020: closed
Due to the men's basketball game, the DeBruce Center will be closed the entire day. For those wanting to see the Original Rules of "Basket Ball," the Rules will be viewable via the Booth Family Hall of Athletics that day from 9:00 am - 11:00 am.

Saturday, February 15, 2020
Due to the men's basketball game, the DeBruce Center will be open only from 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm.


Hours vary during academic breaks. The DeBruce Center will close early (or remain closed for the day) for home basketball games. 

 
 
 

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