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Abner Doubleday Field

1 Doubleday Ct, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1222
+1 607-547-2270
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Classic

Checked out this classic before going to the hall of fame. I am not sure if they do tours or if... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
MikeI283BL
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Milford, Connecticut
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Must see when in Cooperstown

Of course a trip to Cooperstown would not be complete without a visit to Doubleday. Regardless of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris J
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Oneonta, New York
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This 9,000-seat ballpark, owned by the Village of Cooperstown itself and located near the Baseball Hall of Fame, commemorates the reputed "birthplace of baseball."
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1 Doubleday Ct, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1222
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Checked out this classic before going to the hall of fame. I am not sure if they do tours or if there is more to see on the inside. Visited in the winter.

Thank MikeI283BL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of course a trip to Cooperstown would not be complete without a visit to Doubleday. Regardless of the contentious birthplace of baseball, this old gem just oozes nostalgia. Take a free stroll up the steps into the stands, sit and imagine a game of yesteryear...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a real attraction. No markers really to indicate significance. League of their own final scenes shot there...eh

Thank Harper5633020
Reviewed 6 December 2017

When you are in Cooperstown, you have to go to Abner Doubleday Field. Think about where the great game of baseball began. Over the years some teams have played exhibition games here but that's not the real story.

Thank paul1009
Reviewed 15 November 2017

A classic looking ballpark, its like walking back in time. My only wish is that I was there to actually watch a game.

Thank WestRouge
Reviewed 30 October 2017

You walk into the park and feel yourself transformed back to the early days of baseball, before everything was sponsored by some big corporation. Beautiful old grass field, with wooden grandstands, dugouts located closer to home plate that in major league stadiums. Must be an...More

Thank SKJGazis
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Just being there where Baseball Truly Began was exciting. Almost solemn. Its simplicity is its true beauty.

1  Thank emgrammy
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Bucket list check off! A must see for any baseball fan. Brings back memories. Able to go inside and sit on wooden bleachers. Would love to come back again and enjoy the town more.

1  Thank HTallman
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This is a nice outdoor stadium that has a touch of old time feel. Nothing was going on while we were there so all we did was go into the stadium and look around.

Thank fic1225
Reviewed 22 October 2017

My wife wanted to see the field but it was locked on a Saturday afternoon. If you have an interest in this site you'd better check on it's availability ....total waste of time.

Thank Bill K
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angieu101
27 May 2017|
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Response from clarkfourfan | Reviewed this property |
it is very informal....dont even have to buy a ticket
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Bobbvas
4 July 2016|
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Response from Thomas P | Reviewed this property |
The field is used by various teams throughout the year from April to October.
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