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National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

25 Main St, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1330
+1 607-547-7200
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The National Baseball Hall of Fame is a nonprofit committed to preserving the history of America's pastime and celebrating the legendary players, managers, umpires and executives who have made the game a fan favorite for more than a century. Preserving History. Honoring Excellence. Connecting Generations.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
25 Main St, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1330
+1 607-547-7200
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a must do for baseball nuts or those that love them. There is so much to do and see here. Start on the third floor and make your way down to the Gallery on the first. Gift shop is amazing and has tons...More

Thank Don U
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a wonderful place if you are a lover of baseball. I spent 3 hours here and loved every minute. There is more information and memorabilia than you can ever imagine!!! A must see! And it's a clean, well organized museum. Go after 4PM and...More

Thank janischilds
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Married to a baseball fanatic. Brought up in a baseball house. We were there for hours and could have stayed longer. There is so much to see and learn and do. I can't recommend it enough. Go Royals!

Thank Susie B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We drove 2 hours (beautiful scenery and roads) from our resort (Villa Roma) to go to the Baseball Hall of Fame and it was worth every minute of the drive! The employees are helpful to direct you the best route to get the best out...More

Thank Leslie M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great museum for all lovers of the game. Really interesting to see the history, and of course, uniforms and equipment that are displayed of the great players. The monument section is fun, as you find your "favorites".

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is an absolute must for any baseball fan. People of any age and varying levels of baseball knowledge will all enjoy the exhibits. We stayed in Cooperstown for a week and bought the membership. Highly recommend this option! Members of our family went every...More

Thank BCbsbl
Reviewed 2 days ago

Highly recommend visiting. Been wanting to visit my whole life, and it did not disappoint. Love the town and the museum, make a trip of it and explore the town. Parking can be difficult depending on events going on.

Thank ewhubbard
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We all had a great time just browsing through the museum. I especially liked the Red Sox stuff. The had a number of interactive touch screens that allowed you too select one of many highlights on any given topic. Then there were the HOF top...More

Thank handyru
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very well done museum!! My husband is a huge baseball fan and he absolutely loved it here!!! The museum was very well laid out, informative and had something for everyone. The hall of fame section was also well presented. For someone who is not a...More

Thank Dollface23
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you start on the second floor it moves through the history of baseball. The 1st floor has all of the plaque for each member in the hall of fame.

Thank LuluKC
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Is it handicapped accessible
27 March 2017|
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Response from MuttiVati | Reviewed this property |
Yes, elevators and good space within exhibit areas . . . exhibits are lower for better wheelchair vision :) It truly is just a lovely set up and such that one can take as much or little time as they would like . . . enjoy... More
Judy D
What is parking and Transportation like during the Induction weekend?
19 March 2017|
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Response from maysis | Reviewed this property |
I went to induction weekend last year for the first time. I found the parking and transportation to be not nearly as bad as people led us to believe it would be. Also depends on how willing/capable you are of walking and... More
Can I take a train there from Richmond, VA?
11 February 2017|
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Response from saturdaydiner | Reviewed this property |
Certainly not all the way. Cooperstown is definitely off the beaten path.