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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....
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!...
Outdoor Fun for the Entire Family
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Outdoor Fun for the Entire Family
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A summer getaway destination that the whole family will enjoy does exist! Here in Cooperstown, New York, we are home to a number of museums and attractions, golf courses, family-friendly dining, and aquatic activities at Lake Otsego. Don't pass on visiting this unique and fun-filled community where we are affectionately referred to as "America's Most Perfect Village." There are a lot of ways to get outside in Cooperstown, here are a few to consider for your family getaway....
Hall of Fame Weekend - Tips from Cooperstown Locals!
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Hall of Fame Weekend - Tips from Cooperstown Locals!
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There is no doubt that Hall of Fame Weekend is the biggest weekend of the year, every year, in Cooperstown! Whether you are a seasoned pro or a first-timer, we've pooled all of our best tips for getting around and having fun doing it. Take it from us, these Hall of Fame Weekend tips can make your weekend legendary! Oh, and in case you're wondering, Hall of Fame Weekend 2017 is July 28th - 31st....
Cooperstown Summer Events You Won't Want to Miss
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Cooperstown Summer Events You Won't Want to Miss
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There's nothing like summer in America's Most Perfect Village! The bases are loaded, the stages are set, with art and history weaving their way throughout every space. There's so much to do all summer long, it was hard to choose only five to highlight. Here are five stellar reasons to start getting excited about your trip to Cooperstown this year....
Enjoy an Art-centric GetAway Honoring Iconic Figure Skater Dick Button
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Enjoy an Art-centric GetAway Honoring Iconic Figure Skater Dick Button
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Following his success as a two-time Olympic Champion, Dick Button began building an impressive figure-skating themed art collection. Head to Fenimore Art Museum to view whimsical paintings, intricate costumes, stunning photos, and much more as this collection celebrates the past, present and future of figure skating....
Winter Events in Cooperstown
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Winter Events in Cooperstown
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While many people think of Cooperstown as "the place" for baseball, we're really an ideal vacation destination for the whole family no matter what the season! Our world-class museums and entertainment - some of the best wineries, breweries, and restaurants in the region - and of course, charming, historic Cooperstown itself, make a visit to Cooperstown desirable in winter, spring, summer, and fall....
Enjoy the Arts in Cooperstown
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Enjoy the Arts in Cooperstown
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Only in Cooperstown do old world charm, the beauty of nature, and first-class cultural offerings come together to create such an extraordinary vacation destination! With an abundance of museums, theaters, and al fresco dining options, not to mention one of the most beautiful natural settings in New York State, you won't want to miss August in Cooperstown!...
A Day at the Cooperstown Farmers' Museum
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A Day at the Cooperstown Farmers' Museum
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Planning your next visit to Cooperstown, New York? Don't let the name fool you, The Farmers' Museum is one of the village's most popular, fun and fascinating attractions - you won't want to miss it! With live animals, a historic village, a carousel, and a 19th-century working farm, The Farmers' Museum offers something of interest for every member of the family. Just look and see all there is to experience and explore…...
Five May Events to Experience in Cooperstown
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Five May Events to Experience in Cooperstown
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May is the month to make Cooperstown your family vacation destination. From baseball buffs and art lovers, to music fans and foodies, we've got something for every member of the family to experience and enjoy. Here's just five events for starters…...
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