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Five Tips for Planning Your HOF Induction Weekend Getaway
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Five Tips for Planning Your HOF Induction Weekend Getaway
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Every July, thousands of eager baseball fans flock to our quaint village of Cooperstown to catch a glimpse of the legends of the game. Whether your favorite player is a current inductee or returning to participate in the weekend's festivities, there's no question that a pilgrimage to the Hall of Fame during Induction Weekend is a must for any baseball lover....
A Closer Look: Hall of Fame Classic Weekend at The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
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A Closer Look: Hall of Fame Classic Weekend at The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
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While many baseball fans circle Hall of Fame Induction Weekend on their calendars each July, Memorial Day weekend is filled with exciting events, too. With the Hall of Fame Classic and the unveiling of a brand new exhibit at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Cooperstown is the place to be for the unofficial start of summer!...
A Closer Look: Fenimore Art Museum's 2019 Season
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A Closer Look: Fenimore Art Museum's 2019 Season
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Photo Credit : David Bowie III, Los Angeles 1987 © Herb Ritts Foundation

Every season, Fenimore Art Museum displays world-class exhibitions featuring well-known and well-respected artists. Starting April 2, their 2019 season kicks off with two exhibitions that promise to be crowd-pleasers....
Capture Cooperstown Photo Contest
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Capture Cooperstown Photo Contest
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Cooperstown is a four-season destination for fun! Whether you're here to experience baseball, art, craft beverages, cultural attractions or the outdoors, our quaint village has it all....
Hall of Fame Induction 2019: Your Guide to the New Class
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Hall of Fame Induction 2019: Your Guide to the New Class
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Each July, baseball fans converge on Cooperstown for a glimpse of their favorite Hall of Famers. From the Parade of Legends to the Induction Ceremony, Hall of Fame Weekend features unforgettable moments during four action-packed days....
New Things to Check Out in Cooperstown in 2019
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New Things to Check Out in Cooperstown in 2019
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Planning your 2019 getaway? Cooperstown is the place to be with a full slate of exciting events. Whether you're gearing up to watch one of your favorite players get inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, viewing photographs of iconic musicians, or enjoying the many flavors of our local dining scene, new experiences await first-time and returning visitors, alike....
Baseball Hall of Fame: Why is This Place So Special Anyway?
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Baseball Hall of Fame: Why is This Place So Special Anyway?
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The answer to that question is an easy one: baseball! The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum pays tribute to America's favorite pastime and the legends throughout the history of the beloved sport that have made it what it is today....
Post-Worthy Experiences in Cooperstown
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Post-Worthy Experiences in Cooperstown
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If you don't post a photo on Instagram did it even happen? Cooperstown is one of the most photographically captivating communities in the country thanks to the incredible natural landscape, iconic points of interest, and celebrated charm of America's Most Perfect Village. Whether you're a selfie aficionado or want to capture an epic scenic shot, here's your guide to the best post-worthy experiences in Cooperstown along with a few pro tips on how to get the best images when you visit....
72 Hours in Cooperstown
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72 Hours in Cooperstown
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Got 72 hours? We've got the inside scoop on how to maximize your time in Cooperstown and make the most of your visit. Sure, you might not be able to hit every attraction but you'll sure make a dent! Besides, our charming village has so much to see and do, we guarantee you'll come back again and again. Whether you're in search of art and culture, interested in trying our craft beverages or culinary delights, want to experience lake life or simply rest and rejuvenate, here's how to make the most of a long weekend in America's Most Perfect Village....
Fenimore Art Museum: Why is This Place So Perfect Anyway?
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Fenimore Art Museum: Why is This Place So Perfect Anyway?
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Thoughtfully curated collections, exhibitions, and programs at Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, New York, celebrate a wide array of art alongside artifacts that depict the rich culture and heritage of the region. The pieces on display throughout the museum are intended to evoke curiosity and delight and inspire the observer. Not only that, the venue is absolutely stunning. If you're not already convinced that Fenimore Art Museum is a really cool place to visit, here are a few more reasons you must plan a trip to this Cooperstown gem....
Hall of Fame Weekend Dos and Don'ts
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Hall of Fame Weekend Dos and Don'ts
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Hall of Fame Weekend in Cooperstown draws thousands of baseball fans from around the world each year to witness history and participate in the events that make the weekend so special. The best way to experience Hall of Fame Weekend, is by being prepared for anything and everything! To help you out, we've compiled our best Dos and Don'ts for navigating Cooperstown - how to find the best eats, where to look to find your favorite players and more!...
48 Hours in Cooperstown
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48 Hours in Cooperstown
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A quick weekend getaway to Cooperstown affords plenty of time to take in several of the most beloved attractions in the village. If you've got 48 hours, we've got your guide to many of the best destinations that America's Most Perfect Village has to offer. Here's how to make the most of 48 hours in Cooperstown....
Kids in Cooperstown
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Kids in Cooperstown
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The most memorable getaways are the ones that every member of the family can enjoy. If you're on the hunt for a travel destination that will appeal to everyone, regardless of age, then you need to plan a trip to Cooperstown. Whether you're a family of baseball lovers, history buffs or outdoor adventure seekers, a getaway to Cooperstown is sure to be a hit. Visiting Cooperstown with kids is guaranteed to make memories that last a lifetime! Traveling with kids should be a pleasant experience for all involved, so to help you strategize and plan your trip, we've put together a few travel tips for families....
24 Hours in Cooperstown
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24 Hours in Cooperstown
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One of the best things about a Cooperstown getaway is the ability to make it a quick trip or a leisurely stay, and everything in between. More and more, visitors are coming for a weekend or overnight trip, and looking for the shortest list of must-dos in town. Well, we've got it! Here's our list of everything that must absolutely be packed into a short, 24 hour getaway in Cooperstown....
Exhibits Everywhere!
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Exhibits Everywhere!
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Each spring, the iconic museums that call Cooperstown home plan new exhibits, offering fresh appeal for new and return visitors alike. 2018 brings a plethora of interesting, beautiful, and fun displays for guests to experience at all three museums. Here's the breakdown of what's new this year....
And Now, Beer!
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And Now, Beer!
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Cooperstown is not only synonymous with baseball, it boasts some of the best beer in the region! In fact, Cooperstown is home to a number of breweries, wineries, and distilleries that produce world-class beer, wine, and spirits. To showcase the best that Otsego County and Central New York has to offer, the Cooperstown Beverage Trail takes you on a hops-infused excursion where you can sample brews and bites from the best of the best. We've narrowed down our picks for the top stops on the trail that you absolutely must visit. To plan your Cooperstown Beverage Trail tour, visit their website for a map and complete list of participants....
5 Things You Didn't Know About Cooperstown History
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Cooperstown History
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Cooperstown, in central New York, has been a beloved destination for baseball enthusiasts, golfers, art lovers, and many others seeking the idyllic charm that that the Village has offered for decades. Home to the renowned Otesaga Resort Hotel, Fenimore Art Museum, The Farmers' Museum and the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, as well as a number of other attractions, this quaint town located along the southern tip of Otsego Lake, is rich with history and even holds a few surprises. Here are five lesser known historical tidbits about America's Most Perfect Village....
What's Coming Up in 2018
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What's Coming Up in 2018
Posted by: Cooperstown Getaway
We're really looking forward to everything 2018 has to hold, all the special events, things to do and festivals. While events are constantly being added to the Cooperstown area calendar, our friends over at the Cooperstown Chamber of Commerce helped us put together this list of everything we have to look forward to so far! Get ready to mark your calendars not once, not twice, but several times!...
Best Holiday Shopping Spots for the Sports Lover
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Best Holiday Shopping Spots for the Sports Lover
Posted by: Cooperstown Getaway
The sports lover in your life is sure to appreciate a special token or experience reminiscent of their beloved game this holiday season. If you are wondering what to purchase or where you should look to find the perfect gift, you've found the right place. We've created a comprehensive list of ideas and shopping spots and activities in Cooperstown that are guaranteed to impress the sports fan in your life....
Best Places to Watch the World Series In Cooperstown
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Best Places to Watch the World Series In Cooperstown
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You can't think of Cooperstown without thinking of America's great pastime. As Major League teams vie for the pennant in October and November, there's no better place to catch the action than America's Most Perfect Village! If you're not one of the lucky fans to score World Series tickets, here are some of the best places to watch the Fall Classic in Cooperstown!...
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