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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."
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1 Doubleday Ct, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-1222
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The field where baseball was invented. Another obvious stop for baseball fans while in Cooperstown. In the warmer months there's often live games. The field is currently being renovated.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank timpA655HJ
Reviewed November 18, 2018

We went late in the day on a cold afternoon. Not sure if I got the entire atmosphere here. It's a field in the middle of town and there is some charm to it. But it is worth a 10 minute visit while you are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nick P
Reviewed November 12, 2018

I've had the pleasure of watching ball games as well as awards ceremonies at Abner Doubleday Field. It's history is very interesting & an important part of baseball! It's fun to see where "A League of our Own" was filmed. I like that the town...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank carliesstuff
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Field entrance was open so we went in and saw the field and the stands. Feel like a part of history!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bballfan1
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

While the historic factor makes this field it looks more like a run down high school field. My son who plays in college now was like wow this is bad.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dmax32
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We wandered over there to use bathrooms and there was a ball game going on with older generation. Think it was the Legends baseball group. We sat and watched for awhile. Beautiful field!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ron D
Reviewed October 17, 2018

After breakfast I had to use the rest rooms by Double day field.I decided to check out the field its self.Standing by the railing I could feel the baseball history.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James K K
Reviewed October 16, 2018

the only thing that could have improved my visit would be if there had been a game going on. this is a very well kept facility and almost hidden. it is worth the stop.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Wow finally got to see Doubleday field. Honestly was a bit surprised it was hidden in the back of a parking lot but you can feel the history here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank scoobsmom
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Not just a ballpark -- often when we've walked by for a look on a visit to Cooperstown, gates have been open, allowing us to settle into the bleachers and just enjoy looking out on a beautiful ballfield nestled into an upstate New York village.

Date of experience: September 2018
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416Andy67
September 16, 2018|
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Response from TheBambino03 | Reviewed this property |
It’s free to visit Doubleday Field and sit on the bleachers but you cannot access the field. Only the players and coaches can have access to the playing field, I think.
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emlabar28
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angieu101
May 27, 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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