Friday Focus: Latino Béisbol

Friday, October 14, 2022 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

11:00 am: Plaques of the Gallery Tour
This 20-minute guided tour educates visitors about the history and tradition of the Hall of Fame Gallery. Guests will learn the ins and outs of the Hall of Fame induction process, the methods by which each plaque is made and installed, and the stories behind them.

1:00 pm-2:00 pm: Hispanic Heritage Pop-Up
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, our interactive Hispanic Heritage Pop-Up experience will explore images and hands-on items from the Hall of Fame’s education and museum collections that tell the story of Latino baseball players.

2:00 pm: The Latino Connection
The Hall of Fame celebrates Hispanic Heritage month with a special presentation, The Latino Connection: Baseball in the Caribbean. Come by the Bullpen Theater and learn about the efforts of trailblazers like Minnie Miñoso, Héctor Espino, and Fernando Valenzuela, and watch vintage film footage of Roberto Clemente.