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Museum Brings Celebration to Cooperstown for Hall of Fame Weekend

Local connections featured in Parade of Legends; fireworks over Otsego Lake Sunday night.
2022-07-18

Experience History at the Museum During Hall of Fame Weekend

Plaques of Class of 2022 installed Hall of Fame Weekend before visiting ballparks.
2022-07-18

Watch the Stars at July 23 Hall of Fame Parade of Legends Saturday

Parade starts at 6 p.m. and features returning Hall of Famers.
2022-07-13

Hall of Fame Inductees Exhibit for Class of 2022 on Display in Cooperstown

Bud Fowler, Gil Hodges, Jim Kaat, Minnie Miñoso, Tony Oliva, Buck O’Neil and David Ortiz to be inducted July 24.
2022-07-12

Induction of Class of 2022 Highlights July 22-25 Hall of Fame Weekend

Induction Ceremony July 24 in Cooperstown.
2022-07-11

Ozzie Smith Hosts Hall of Fame Weekend Favorite PLAY Ball

2002 Hall of Fame Electee and Museum Education Ambassador joins special guests Cal Ripken Jr. and Jim Thome at the Museum’s Annual Education Fundraiser, July 22.
2022-07-08

Relive Inductees’ Hall of Fame Weekend Journey at Legends of the Game Roundtable

Class of 2022 inductees Jim Kaat, Tony Oliva and David Ortiz to share memories on July 25 at Clark Sports Center.
2022-07-07

Museum Hosts Screening of ‘The Kid Who Only Hit Homers’ July 9

Free showing of film based on beloved children’s book to be screened at 7 p.m. in Hall of Fame’s Grandstand Theater.
2022-07-06

51 Hall of Fame Legends Coming to Cooperstown

Hall of Fame Weekend 2022 to feature induction of Bud Fowler, Gil Hodges, Jim Kaat, Minnie Miñoso, Tony Oliva, Buck O’Neil and David Ortiz as Class of 2022.
2022-07-05

Watch the Stars at the Hall of Fame during the Museum’s All-Star Gala on July 19

Annual celebration features food and fun in Hall of Fame's Grandstand Theater during live broadcast of All-Star Game from Los Angeles.
2022-07-01

Museum Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Landmark Title IX Legislation

Hall of Fame hosts special programs honoring women in baseball.
2022-06-21

Celebrate Juneteenth with Programs at Hall of Fame

Story of Black baseball told throughout Museum.
2022-06-16

Museum’s Author Series Programs Bring Latest Baseball Stories to Cooperstown

Lectures, book signings held throughout the summer at Hall of Fame’s Bullpen Theater.
2022-06-14

Hall of Fame Welcomes 2022 Class of Frank and Peggy Steele Interns

Eighteen students will spend summer of a lifetime in Cooperstown.
2022-06-07

Cooperstown museums announce access program for low-income families

'Museums for All' program to increase accessibility of museum resources at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, The Farmers’ Museum and the Fenimore Art Museum.
2022-06-06

Jones wins Player of the Game honors as Team Ozzie takes Hall of Fame Classic

Stars return to Cooperstown for 12th Edition of Hall of Fame Classic legends game.
2022-05-28

Big Leagues Come to Cooperstown for May 28 Hall of Fame Classic

Annual legends game at Doubleday Field returns for Memorial Day Weekend celebration.
2022-05-23

Hall of Famer George Brett Featured in May 27 Museum Program with Former Royals Teammate Willie Aikens

Kansas City legends will share stories related to new feature film ‘The Royal’.
2022-05-06

Ozzie Smith, Fergie Jenkins to Serve as Managers for May 28 Hall of Fame Classic

A record eight Hall of Famers to appear at legends game at Doubleday Field.
2022-04-26

Hall of Fame Restructures Era Committee, Frick Award Voting

New voting procedures begin this winter.
2022-04-22

Museum Initiative to Highlight Story of Black Baseball

New partnerships, advisory board will create path to new exhibit scheduled to open in 2024.
2022-04-15

Hall of Fame Commemorates Opening Day with Celebration of Baseball in Cooperstown

Guests will experience all Museum features for first time in two years.
2022-04-07

Hall of Fame Celebrates Jackie Robinson’s Legacy with Two Weeks of Special Programs

Museum visitors will learn about Robinson’s exploits on and off the field April 11-22.
2022-04-06

Hall of Fame Artifacts on Exhibit at Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum

Display part of new exhibit: ‘Baseball: America’s Home Run’
2022-04-05