Nearly 300,000 people a year make the pilgrimage to Cooperstown to pay homage to the heroes of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, but in the process, many also discover an unspoiled repository of America's heritage, rich in history, art, architecture and natural beauty. Exploring the baseball museum and the other gems of Cooperstown, like the Fenimore Art Museum, The Farmers' Museum and the Glimmerglass Opera, it is possible to find the core of America itself.
The Cooperstown area offers a wide variety of lodging and dining experiences. Find a quaint bed and breakfast, full service luxury resort, fine dining or some place to kick your feet up. You can stay and dine in lovely Cooperstown, in one of our quaint surrounding villages, at a lakeside or countryside inn, or in the vibrant urban environment found in the city of Oneonta. Cooperstown Getaway, the Cooperstown Chamber of Commerce and This is Cooperstown provide assistance in locating accommodations and dining experiences that are right for you.
Vibrant colors adorn the trees in the fall months. (Milo Stewart Jr./National Baseball Hall of Fame)
The art collection at the Fenimore Art Museum inspires and educates each visitor on the rich history of American Art and how it has shaped American culture. The beauty of this collection is enhanced by the backdrop of breathtaking views of Otsego Lake. With the changing exhibitions you will want to return to be inspired again and again.
5798 State Route 80, Cooperstown, New York 13326
607-547-1400 Visit Website
Immerse yourself in the experience of life in a 19th-century village. With multiple interactive educational programs and the impressive collection of historical objects and early agricultural tools and equipment, the Farmers' Museum bring history to life in an experience to remember.
5775 State Route 80, Cooperstown, New York 13326
607-547-1450 Visit Website
Take in the breathtaking views of Cooperstown New York & Otsego Lake while playing at this challenging course. Leatherstocking Golf Course promises to be a golfing experience to remember and will have you returning to the fairways time and time again.
Leatherstocking Golf Course, Cooperstown, New York 13326
607-544-2547 Visit Website
Don't miss this internationally-acclaimed summer opera and musical theater festival with classic performances and modern renditions in the beautiful lakeside setting of the Glimmerglass' Alice Busch Theater.
7300 State Highway 80, Cooperstown, New York 13326
607-547-0700 Visit Website
New York State has something to offer everyone. From mountains to museums, New York has it all. I Love NY can help you find your perfect adventure outside of the Cooperstown area. Trek through the high peaks of the Adirondacks, rent a rustic cabin in the Catskills, taste the famous ice wines of the Finger Lakes Region, or head to Coney Island and ride the oldest wooden roller coaster in the United States.