Celebrate the Holiday Season at the Hall of Fame

Cooperstown Shrine Open to Visitors Throughout the Holidays Except for Christmas and New Year’s Day

December 11, 2012
(Milo Stewart, Jr./NBHOF Library)

(COOPERSTOWN, NY) – Winter is fast approaching, but the summer game shines bright all year round in Cooperstown at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. 

As the countdown continues toward 2013, the magic of Cooperstown will be alive throughout the next few weeks, giving fans a chance to pick up that unique gift for the baseball fans on your list or making a trip through baseball history with a visit to the Museum. Open daily except for Christmas and New Year’s Day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., visitors can explore the Museum or stop in the Museum Store, which is accessible free of charge, daily. 

The Museum offices, including the Giamatti Research Center, will be closed from Dec. 22 through Jan. 1 in observance of the holidays.  Following the New Year’s Day holiday, the Museum and Giamatti Research Center will re-open at 9 a.m. on Jan. 2. 

For more information, please call 607-547-7200. 

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is open seven days a week year round, with the exception of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. The Museum observes regular hours of 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. from Labor Day until Memorial Day Weekend. From Memorial Day Weekend through the day before Labor Day, the Museum observes summer hours of 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. Ticket prices are $19.50 for adults (13 and over), $12 for seniors (65 and over) and for those holding current memberships in the VFW, Disabled American Veterans, American Legion and AMVets organizations, and $7 for juniors (ages 7-12). Members are always admitted free of charge and there is no charge for children 6 years of age or younger.  For more information, visit our Web site at baseballhall.org or call 888-HALL-OF-FAME (888-425-5633) or 607-547-7200.