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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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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
25 Main St, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1330
+1 607-547-7200
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Reviewed yesterday

I have been in love with baseball my whole life. Always wanted to go here. Finally made it. Only thing I wonder is why it took me so long. We spent the entire day here and could have spent more time. The history of the...More

Thank JhmKbm50063
Reviewed yesterday

Great museum if you're a baseball fan or just a sports fan. Lots of interesting artifacts and displays.

Thank Katie S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Drove to the HOF during a recent visit to All Star Village. Be aware that there is no on site parking- very limited street parking. You have to park in the Doubleday lot 2 blocks away or out of town & get a trolley/shuttle in....More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 2 days ago

My 15 yo son and I had decided to visit the Baseball HOF as a "guy's trip" this summer. I purchased online tickets which were delivered promptly (they don't do electronic or phone tickets). We had a great experience. The staff is terrific and engaging--when...More

Thank CamAndPhoebsDad
Reviewed 2 days ago

Cooperstown is one of the country's points of pride. This little village has it all- great shops,excellent restaurants,superb museums, a phenomenal opera house and at the center of it all, the legendary National Baseball Hall. To travel into Cooperstown is a trip back in time....More

Thank Claude F
Reviewed 2 days ago

Anyone with a slight interest in baseball should visit the HOF. Nicely done! Can spend hours depending on the amount of facts and trivia you wish to take in.

Thank DBG888
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We hadn't been here since 1982 and my husband and I loved it! We visited on our first anniversary and now, 35 yrs later, we still enjoyed it! Staff is attentive, friendly and the exhibits are great for baseball and history buffs alike, no matter...More

Thank MommaCPa
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The hof is a great place even when it is pretty busy. Really enjoy seeing the kids enjoy the sights and sounds of a great game. Visited by buddies Williams, Musial , and Kaline. If I person loves the game they must visit the hall....More

Thank Mikiej09
Reviewed 4 days ago

Whether you're a baseball fan or not, this is a "not to be missed" stop in Cooperstown. Arrive early to avoid standing in line for tickets. Be sure to have your hand-stamped when buying your ticket so you can go in and out that day....More

Thank LovesToTravelSue
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was everything he hoped and more. Bonus that we didn't know about: military, active and retired, are admitted free. So, he went one evening and we both went back the next day (yea for Senior ticket for me!) Such wonderful exhibits of BB heroes...More

Thank CGJones
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Kyle S
August 2, 2017|
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Response from dabare | Reviewed this property |
we bought them at our hotel but I'm sure you can buy them at the Hall of Fame itself
July 27, 2017|
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Response from DavidA260 | Reviewed this property |
Believe it or not, we parked on the street. It's paid parking the bad part it's a two hour limit so you have to come out and re-up your parking. But the hall stamps your hand and you can go in and out all day. In fact we did... More
July 27, 2017|
Response from Lawrence V | Reviewed this property |
They have a lot just outside the city with a tram that runs back and forth to the hall all day. That is probably your best bet. Look for the signs as you approach Cooperstown.