Dean E. Smith Center
One of the most recognized athletic venues in America. The Smith Center became the home of the Tar Heels in 1986 and has since become a cherished traditional symbol of Carolina basketball. The Carolina Basketball Museum is located in the adjacent Ernie Williamson Athletics Center. NOTICE: The Dean E. Smith Center is currently closed to the public outside of games and special events. Photo by UNC Athletic Communications.
- Description: The Dean Smith Center is open Monday thru Friday 8 am - 5 pm except on event days and during basketball practices.