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HALL OF FAME WEEKEND 2024

The eyes of the baseball world will be focused on Cooperstown July 19 - 22, with the legends of the game in town to see history unfold during Hall of Fame Weekend.

The Class of 2024 will be inducted July 21 on the grounds of the Clark Sports Center in Cooperstown. Adrian Beltré, a five-time Gold Glove winner and four-time Silver Slugger recipient at third base, and former batting champions Todd Helton and Joe Mauer were elected to the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America. They will be joined by Jim Leyland who was elected by the Contemporary Baseball Era Committee. 

RETURNING HALL OF FAMERS

Fifty-one past-inducted Hall of Fame members are expected to return, July 19-22, to celebrate the induction of the Hall of Fame Class of 2024. As of July 16, 55 total Hall of Famers, including 2024 electees Adrian Beltré, Todd Helton, Jim Leyland and Joe Mauer, are scheduled to be a part of Hall of Fame Weekend festivities in Cooperstown.

 

 

HAROLD BAINES

ADRIAN BELTRÉ

JOHNNY BENCH

CRAIG BIGGIO

BERT BLYLEVEN

WADE BOGGS

GEORGE BRETT

ROD CAREW

DENNIS ECKERSLEY

ROLLIE FINGERS

PAT GILLICK

TOM GLAVINE

GOOSE GOSSAGE

 

 

KEN GRIFFEY JR.

VLADIMIR GUERRERO

TODD HELTON

RICKEY HENDERSON

TREVOR HOFFMAN

FERGIE JENKINS

DEREK JETER

CHIPPER JONES

JIM KAAT

TONY LA RUSSA

BARRY LARKIN

JIM LEYLAND

JUAN MARICHAL

EDGAR MARTÍNEZ

PEDRO MARTÍNEZ

JOE MAUER

FRED MCGRIFF

PAUL MOLITOR

JACK MORRIS

EDDIE MURRAY

MIKE MUSSINA

TONY OLIVA

DAVID ORTIZ

TONY PÉREZ

JIM RICE

CAL RIPKEN

MARIANO RIVERA

IVÁN RODRÍGUEZ

SCOTT ROLEN

RYNE SANDBERG

MIKE SCHMIDT

JOHN SCHUERHOLZ

BUD SELIG

TED SIMMONS

OZZIE SMITH

JOHN SMOLTZ

JIM THOME

JOE TORRE

ALAN TRAMMELL

LARRY WALKER

BILLY WILLIAMS

DAVE WINFIELD

Italics indicate HOF Class of 2024

RETURNING HALL OF FAMERS

Fifty-one past-inducted Hall of Fame members are expected to return, July 19-22, to celebrate the induction of the Hall of Fame Class of 2024. As of July 16, 55 total Hall of Famers, including 2024 electees Adrian Beltré, Todd Helton, Jim Leyland and Joe Mauer, are scheduled to be a part of Hall of Fame Weekend festivities in Cooperstown.

 

 

HAROLD BAINES

ADRIAN BELTRÉ

JOHNNY BENCH

CRAIG BIGGIO

BERT BLYLEVEN

WADE BOGGS

GEORGE BRETT

ROD CAREW

DENNIS ECKERSLEY

ROLLIE FINGERS

PAT GILLICK

TOM GLAVINE

GOOSE GOSSAGE

 

 

KEN GRIFFEY JR.

VLADIMIR GUERRERO

TODD HELTON

RICKEY HENDERSON

TREVOR HOFFMAN

FERGIE JENKINS

DEREK JETER

CHIPPER JONES

JIM KAAT

TONY LA RUSSA

BARRY LARKIN

JIM LEYLAND

JUAN MARICHAL

EDGAR MARTÍNEZ

PEDRO MARTÍNEZ

JOE MAUER

FRED MCGRIFF

PAUL MOLITOR

JACK MORRIS

EDDIE MURRAY

MIKE MUSSINA

TONY OLIVA

DAVID ORTIZ

TONY PÉREZ

JIM RICE

CAL RIPKEN

MARIANO RIVERA

IVÁN RODRÍGUEZ

SCOTT ROLEN

RYNE SANDBERG

MIKE SCHMIDT

JOHN SCHUERHOLZ

BUD SELIG

TED SIMMONS

OZZIE SMITH

JOHN SMOLTZ

JIM THOME

JOE TORRE

ALAN TRAMMELL

LARRY WALKER

BILLY WILLIAMS

DAVE WINFIELD

Italics indicate HOF Class of 2024

MEMBERS ENJOY SPECIAL HALL OF FAME WEEKEND BENEFITS

  • Free admission to the Museum

  • Early access to the Museum on Saturday and Sunday

  • A free copy of the Commemorative Hall of Fame Weekend Program 

  • Reserved seating for the Induction Ceremony for Contributor, President’s Circle and Benefactor Members

 

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HALL OF FAME WEEKEND EVENTS

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

The Museum maintains the following Hall of Fame Weekend hours: Friday: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sunday: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Monday: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Advance tickets are not necessary but are recommended. For Hall of Fame Members, doors open at 8 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday. As always, Hall of Fame Members receive free admission. 

The Class of 2024 will be inducted Sunday, July 21 on the grounds of the Clark Sports Center in Cooperstown. The Ceremony will begin at 1:30. Those attending are advised to arrival early. 

The Sunday, July 21, Induction Ceremony will take place on the grounds outside of the Clark Sports Center, which is located on lower Susquehanna Avenue, just one mile south of the Hall of Fame.

Lawn seating for the event is unlimited and free of charge. A blanket or lawn chair is recommended for comfortable viewing.

Reserved seating is available for Contributor, President’s Circle and Benefactor Level Museum Members. 

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The Induction Ceremony historically lasts two-to-three hours.

Three trolley lots, located just outside the village limits and color-coded in red, blue and yellow, are available for those visitors in the immediate Cooperstown village area. Parking in these lots is free, and a trolley ticket good for unlimited daily transportation costs $5, payable by cash only on the trolley. The trolley service will operate from 8:30 a.m. until 9 p.m. daily all weekend.

Parking spots in these lots are limited. Trolleys will run only from the lots to regular stops in the village. Only the Blue Lot Trolley will run to and from the Induction site. The Hall of Fame will provide free shuttle buses from the corner of Main and Fair streets to the Induction site, with continuous service from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and then resuming at the conclusion of the Induction Ceremony. Shuttles will not run during the Induction Ceremony.

Two special paid parking lots will be available only on Sunday, July 21. These lots are located adjacent to the Blue Trolley Lot on Linden Avenue (paid lot is Cy Young Lot) and on Route 33 just east of the Induction Site (paid lot is the Hank Aaron Lot). Trolley service extends to the Cy Young Lot but neither Trolley nor bus service extends to the Hank Aaron Lot.

Village Trolley map

 

As the weather in Cooperstown can be warm in July, it is recommended that visitors bring a cap and sunscreen. 

The Ceremony is held rain or shine, unless severe weather forces the cancellation of the event. 

Merchandise, including the 2024 Induction Program, apparel and collectibles are available for purchase at the Induction site. 

You can also shop at the Museum's online store. 

SHOP THE ONLINE STORE

Refreshments are sold at the site. 

Clear bags are recommended. All bags are subject to search. 

Professional interpreters will be provided for the hearing impaired.

Service dogs are welcome at the Induction Ceremony. All service dogs must remain on a leash or harness at all times.

Pets and emotional support animals are not permitted at the Induction Ceremony.

Drone flights are prohibited.

The Hall of Fame will provide free shuttle buses from the corner of Main and Fair streets to the Induction site on Sunday, July 21, with continuous service from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and then resuming at the conclusion of the Induction Ceremony. Shuttles will not run during the Induction Ceremony.

Accessible seating is available for the 2024 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. To enquire about accessible seating please contact the Membership Department at (607) 547-0397.

Accessible parking is also available on Sunday, July 21, for the Induction Ceremony. Accessible parking is located at the Cooperstown High School, 39 Linden Ave, Cooperstown, NY 13326.

No special parking pass is required to utilize the accessible parking lot. Any State-issued ADA Pass will be allowed. Shuttles will transport from this location to the Induction site beginning at 8:00 AM until 1:00 PM. No shuttles will run during the ceremony. At the conclusion of the ceremony shuttle swill resume operation until all are returned to Cooperstown High School. Please be patient with this process as traffic may be a factor in shuttles returning to the lot in a timely manner.

TRAVEL PACKAGES

The Museum has teamed up with Sports Travel and Tours to offer baseball fans a one-stop opportunity to purchase Hall of Fame Weekend travel packages. For more information or to plan a trip to Cooperstown, please call 1-888-310-HALL (4255). Membership participants receive a 5% discount on all their baseball travel packages.

PLAN YOUR VISIT

The memories you’ll make here will last a lifetime. Awed by priceless artifacts. Moved by stories and triumphs that inspired and united a nation. Find your way to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, and you’ll make history of your own.

PLAN A HALL OF FAME WEEKEND GROUP VISIT

Our dedicated Sales Team is ready to help you plan the perfect group visit. 

TRAVEL PACKAGES

The Museum has teamed up with Sports Travel and Tours to offer baseball fans a one-stop opportunity to purchase Hall of Fame Weekend travel packages. For more information or to plan a trip to Cooperstown, please call 1-888-310-HALL (4255). Membership participants receive a 5% discount on all their baseball travel packages.

PLAN YOUR VISIT

The memories you’ll make here will last a lifetime. Awed by priceless artifacts. Moved by stories and triumphs that inspired and united a nation. Find your way to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, and you’ll make history of your own.

PLAN A HALL OF FAME WEEKEND GROUP VISIT

Our dedicated Sales Team is ready to help you plan the perfect group visit.