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Abner Doubleday Field

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Address: Cooperstown, NY
Phone Number: +1 888-766-0060
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This 9,000-seat ballpark, owned by the Village of Cooperstown itself and...

This 9,000-seat ballpark, owned by the Village of Cooperstown itself and located near the Baseball Hall of Fame, commemorates the reputed "birthplace of baseball."

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A very nice view and feel to this stadium. Kind of the cherry on top of the Hall of Fame sundae! Easy add-on.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Bangor, Maine
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Bangor, Maine
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220 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice view and feel to this stadium. Kind of the cherry on top of the Hall of Fame sundae! Easy add-on.

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massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

While visiting Cooperstown, I got to watch my husband play in a baseball tournament at DOUBLE DAY, and yes folks, he hit a grand slam over the double day fence!! it doesn't get better than that!!

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Columbus, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a well preserved old baseball stadium from the early days of baseball. Wooden bleachers, small dugouts, and none of the glitz and glitter of modern day stadiums. Baseball the way it should be. Even though there were no games being played, your imagination could run wild here.

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Carterville, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

This is within walking distance of the Hall of Fame and is a very quick stop. You can go up and sit on the wooden bleachers and imagine the ball games that have been played there.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Beautiful little ball park. An historic site where baseball was invented (supposedly). Saw a couple of adult local baseball teams play on the field. Free to watch. A must if you visit the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame. Plenty of free parking.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

If you get a chance, I recommend seeing a game at this field. It is a smaller, more intimate field so you feel a part of the game from your seat. Highly recommend!

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Lakewood, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

When visiting the Baseball Hall of Fame, we noticed that there were games going on at the historic field. We spent two days watching old players of my vintage (60-75) playing the game of our youth. Now these were not professional players, but folks who obviously enjoy the game, and what better place to play than on such an historic... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

A game was actually being played when we visited the ballpark which was pretty cool. It's a great historical depiction of an original ballpark. A Must-See for baseball fans.

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Nothing going on during the week after Labor Day. We have been here every year for over 25yrs but this was only good to see the fields where children play during summer in their baseball leagues

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Naples, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We walked over to Doubleday Field and sat in the bleachers. It would be great to take in a game, however, the timing was not right to do so. Lovely bit of baseball history.

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