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Abner Doubleday Field

Cooperstown, NY
(888) 766-0060
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Ranked #8 of 16 attractions in Cooperstown
Type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
Owner description: This 9,000-seat ballpark, owned by the Village of Cooperstown itself and located near the Baseball Hall of Fame, commemorates the reputed "birthplace... more » Owner description: 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." « less
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New Britain, Connecticut
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

This field is about two blocks from the Baseball Hall of Fame. It was empty and quiet the day we walked over. On our way, we picked up some ice cream and then sat in the stands and enjoying it. It was cute to watch children with their families taking pictures and many young boys holding their gloves up like... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

A very nice facility just a short walk from the hall. Getting ready for this weekends induction ceremonies.

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Calgary, Canada
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Visited this gem of history on a trip to Cooperstown and the Hall of Fame. Stadium is small and of course very old. Still active though and there have been many historical games played there by the greats of baseball. If in the area to visit the Hall, make sure to spend a few minutes here to take in the... More

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Derby, Kansas
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213 reviews 213 reviews
80 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

While walking through Cooperstown, Doubleday Field is easy to walk to and visit. There were no games being played while there, so it was fun to just sit in one of the old bleacher seats and imagine the past...

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Syosset, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

They have batting cages and radar gun throwing. The field is really cool you can walk anywhere in the stands.

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Brighton, Michigan
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

You can just walk up and go in the stands to see the field. We were lucky enough to see a local U18 team playing ball there. Very cool to see.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Beautiful old field, Cooperstown lost to Syracuse, 9-3. American Legion ball, always a game going on, welcoming for baseball fans.

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Perth, Australia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
34 attraction reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

It is a small working baseball field. That is it! Not only that but it purports to be the origin of baseball. I love baseball but it did not originate in Cooperstown.

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Fairborn, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I did the other review and realized wrong park with comments. This is the park for the film of League of Their Own. great park great seating and watched a few games great location to the town

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

It was great to finally set foot inside this ballpark. Well maintained with just the right amount of small town atmosphere!

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