International Game Fish Association

The International Game Fish Association is a not-for-profit organization committed to the conservation of game fish and the promotion of responsible, ethical angling practices through science, education, rule making and record keeping.




Q: How do I notify IGFA that I have had a change of address?
A: Please email our membership office at, mail the change to IGFA membership at 300 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach, Florida 33004, call 954-927-2628, or fax 954-924-4299.

Q: Do IGFA members receive free admission to the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum?
A: Yes

Q: What hours are the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame and Museum open?
A: Seven days a week. Monday through Saturday 10 am to 6 pm,
Sunday 12 pm to 6 pm

Q: Is the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum available for fundraising events, facility rentals, birthday parties, etc.?
A: Yes Click here for more information

Q: Can I bring a fish to IGFA to weigh for a record?
A: No. Please check the list for weigh stations in your local area.
Click to find a weigh station in your area

Q: How do I get to the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum?
A:Click here for directions

Q: What does it cost to visit the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum?
A: $10.00 Adults
$5.00 Seniors 62+
$5.00 Children age 3 to 16
Members and Children under 3 are free (some restrictions apply)

Q: Does IGFA have a kid’s camp program?
A: Yes, for more information click here

Q: Can I view some of IGFA's 2,500 fishing videos when I come to IGFA?
A: Yes. If you are visiting the Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum or if you are an IGFA member, you are welcome to view films in the library.

Q: Can I check books out of the IGFA library?
A: No, but you can read them in our large reading/study area.

Q: How can I become an IGFA Captain/Guide?
A: Mail your request to IGFA at 300 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach, Florida 33004, phone 954-927-2628,
fax 954-924-4299 or e-mail

Q: What is the maximum age of an angler wishing to qualify for an IGFA Junior record?
A: 16 years old

Q: What is the Wetlands Walk?
A: The Wetlands area at the IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum represents the natural environment of
swamps, marshlands, and mangroves.(click here for more)


Come visit the International Game Fish Association Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum.
Print out this coupon and bring it in with you for $1 off your admission. Admission includes "Journeys" (a cinematic adventure), four acres of wetlands, live alligator spotting...
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