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National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum

Visit the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2016

As the hallowed home of America's pastime, the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum highlights the Cooperstown experience, as every fan's "Field of Dreams." An independent, non-profit educational institution, the Hall of Fame and Museum fosters a deeper appreciation of baseball and its place in history through interactive exhibits and special events. Visit year-round or during special events like the 2016 Hall of Fame Induction Weekend and discover the Hall's magic. 

Discover the Hall of Fame's Exhibits

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum's crowning jewel is the Plaque Gallery, where visitors will discover all 310 Hall of Fame members' bronze plaques honoring their achievements. Featuring more than 60,000 square feet of exhibit space to display countless treasures from baseball's glorious past, there's plenty to explore, including:

  • Whole New Ballgame, the Hall's newest exhibit that reimagines baseball history from 1970 to today
  • One for the Books, a comprehensive look at baseball's records and the stories behind them
  • Autumn Glory, baseball's postseason and World Series celebration
  • ¡Viva Baseball!, exploring baseball in the Caribbean Basin countries 
  • Sacred Ground, providing ballpark memories to rekindle the love for our childhood experiences

The Hall of Fame in Cooperstown honors the players, managers, executives and umpires who have achieved excellence in the sport. Dive into baseball's past and discover the struggles and defeats that made champions and crowned World Series winners.

Baseball's History is Everywhere in Cooperstown

Thinking of visiting Cooperstown for a baseball-themed trip? Many Cooperstown hotels are just a short drive or mere steps away from the Hall of Fame, a must-see Cooperstown attraction – but baseball really can be found everywhere in America's hometown. From exploring Doubleday Field, where some say baseball was invented, to visiting downtown's quaint restaurants, get your baseball fix in Cooperstown.

Season:
  • Year Round: Memorial Day - Labor Day 9am-9pm; September - May, 9am-5pm.
The Glimmerglass Festival Young Artists perform at the National Baseball Hall of Fame
The Glimmerglass Festival Young Artists perform at the National Baseball Hall of Fame
August 4, 2016, August 11, 2016, August 18, 2016

Join Glimmerglass Young Artists for a baseball-themed concert at the Hall of Fame, Thursdays, August 4 to August 18, 2:00 p.m.

Standard admission applies.

Time: 2:00 pm
The Glimmerglass Festival Young Artists perform at the National Baseball Hall of Fame
The Glimmerglass Festival Young Artists perform at the National Baseball Hall of Fame
August 4, 2016, August 11, 2016, August 18, 2016

Join Glimmerglass Young Artists for a baseball-themed concert at the Hall of Fame, Thursdays, August 4 to August 18, 2:00 p.m.

Standard admission applies.

Time: 2:00 pm
The Glimmerglass Festival Young Artists perform at the National Baseball Hall of Fame
The Glimmerglass Festival Young Artists perform at the National Baseball Hall of Fame
August 4, 2016, August 11, 2016, August 18, 2016

Join Glimmerglass Young Artists for a baseball-themed concert at the Hall of Fame, Thursdays, August 4 to August 18, 2:00 p.m.

Standard admission applies.

Time: 2:00 pm
Hall of Fame Induction Weekend: PLAY Ball with Ozzie Smith
July 22, 2016

Join a dream team that could only come together in Cooperstown, with Ozzie Smith and Hall of Famer guests hosting a morning experience in a fundraiser for the Hall of Fame's educational programs. For the 15th year, PLAY Ball returns as Players,...

Time: 8:00 a.m.
National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum
General Information:
25 Main Street, Cooperstown, NY 13326
607/547-7200
888/425-5633

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