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Hall of Fame Event Updates

Alternative plans being prepared for July 25th Induction Ceremony; Hall of Fame Classic Memorial Day Weekend events canceled.
2021-02-12

Exhibit Honoring World Series Champion Dodgers Now Open at Hall of Fame

Corey Seager’s Game 6 bat, Mookie Betts’ road jersey highlight Autumn Glory’s year-long salute to baseball’s champions.
2021-01-29

2021 BBWAA voting results yield no electees

Class of 2020 members Derek Jeter, Marvin Miller, Ted Simmons and Larry Walker will be inducted July 25, 2021.
2021-01-26

BBWAA Hall of Fame Election Results Revealed at 6 p.m. ET Jan. 26

Results delivered live from Cooperstown on MLB Network.
2021-01-25

Hall of Famer Don Sutton passes away at 75

Durable right-hander won 324 games over 23 big league seasons.
2021-01-19

Experience the Magic of Cooperstown through Hall of Fame’s Corporate Virtual Events

Interact with Hall of Famers and enjoy baseball history via online connections.
2021-01-06

Hall of Fame Pitcher Phil Niekro Passes Away at Age 81

Knuckleball legend elected to Cooperstown in 1997.
2020-12-27

Al Michaels named 2021 Frick Award winner

Legendary national broadcaster to be honored at July 23-26 Induction Weekend.
2020-12-09

Dick Kaegel named 72nd winner of BBWAA's Spink Award

Longtime Cardinals and Royals beat writer to be honored at 2021 Hall of Fame Weekend.
2020-12-09

BBWAA's Hall of Fame ballot features 25 candidates

Voting results revealed at 6 p.m. ET on Jan. 26 live on MLB Network.
2020-11-16

Museum Honors Veterans Day by Offering Free Admission to Veterans Nov. 11-30

Active and career retired military always receive free admission to the Museum.
2020-11-10

Hall of Fame’s Shoebox Treasures Exhibit Features Iconic PWCC Vault Baseball Cards

African-American pioneers, today’s biggest stars part of new 29-card lineup, including rare Mike Trout Red Refractor rookie.
2020-09-30

Era Committee Elections Rescheduled to 2021

Golden Days Committee, Early Baseball Committee to consider Hall of Fame candidates during winter of 2021.
2020-08-24

Hall of Fame Inductees Exhibit for Class of 2020 Now on Display in Cooperstown

Career Stories of Derek Jeter, Marvin Miller, Ted Simmons and Larry Walker told through artifacts, photos and documents.
2020-08-12

Class of 2020 Connects with Fans during Facebook Live Events July 23-26

Free programs feature events focusing on Derek Jeter, Marvin Miller, Ted Simmons and Larry Walker.
2020-07-20

Hall of Fame Expects to Reopen Friday, June 26

Lineup of enhanced health and safety procedures in place for visitors and staff; Museum to reopen with launch of Starting Nine experience.
2020-06-24

Hall of Fame Remains Closed to Public

Precautionary measure implemented in accordance with recommendations from Centers for Disease Control.
2020-06-14

From the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

From the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.
2020-06-11

Ken Kendrick Appointed to Board of Directors for National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Arizona Diamondbacks Managing General Partner becomes 17th member of Hall of Fame Board.
2020-05-14

2020 National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Weekend Canceled

Class of 2020 to be inducted during 2021 Hall of Fame Weekend, July 23-26, 2021.
2020-04-29

Museum’s Free Virtual Programs Feature Exhibit Tours, Instagram Live Events

Upcoming online offerings include Safe at Home with Boog Sciambi and Hall of Famer Chipper Jones.
2020-04-27

Connect to Cooperstown via Hall of Fame’s Free Virtual Programs

Field Trips, Curator Spotlights, <em>Voices of the Game</em> events and an Instagram Live Program with Hall of Famer Chipper Jones all part of the Museum’s Upcoming Online Offerings.
2020-04-15

Explore the History, Majesty of the National Pastime Through the Museum’s Online Collection

Free videos, online exhibits and educator lessons all available digitally via Hall of Fame channels.
2020-03-20

Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum to Close Indefinitely Beginning Sunday, March 15 at 5 p.m.

Updated information regarding closure will be provided each subsequent Sunday at noon ET.
2020-03-14