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A Big Part of History

I've had the pleasure of watching ball games as well as awards ceremonies at Abner Doubleday Field... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
carliesstuff
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New Jersey
Worth a small detour to check it out!

Field entrance was open so we went in and saw the field and the stands. Feel like a part of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bballfan1
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Storrs, Connecticut
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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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1 Doubleday Ct, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326-1222
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+1 607-547-2270
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I've had the pleasure of watching ball games as well as awards ceremonies at Abner Doubleday Field. It's history is very interesting & an important part of baseball! It's fun to see where "A League of our Own" was filmed. I like that the town...More

Thank carliesstuff
Reviewed 1 week ago

Field entrance was open so we went in and saw the field and the stands. Feel like a part of history!

Thank bballfan1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While the historic factor makes this field it looks more like a run down high school field. My son who plays in college now was like wow this is bad.

Thank Dmax32
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wandered over there to use bathrooms and there was a ball game going on with older generation. Think it was the Legends baseball group. We sat and watched for awhile. Beautiful field!

Thank Ron D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After breakfast I had to use the rest rooms by Double day field.I decided to check out the field its self.Standing by the railing I could feel the baseball history.

Thank James K K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the only thing that could have improved my visit would be if there had been a game going on. this is a very well kept facility and almost hidden. it is worth the stop.

Thank David W
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Wow finally got to see Doubleday field. Honestly was a bit surprised it was hidden in the back of a parking lot but you can feel the history here.

Thank scoobsmom
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Not just a ballpark -- often when we've walked by for a look on a visit to Cooperstown, gates have been open, allowing us to settle into the bleachers and just enjoy looking out on a beautiful ballfield nestled into an upstate New York village.

Thank njbaseball2017
Reviewed 20 September 2018

This is a great old-fashioned baseball park, and we had great fun watching guys play ball. No vendors, no snack bar, just baseball. But take a cushion, the benches are hard on the tush.

Thank Lynne A
Reviewed 17 September 2018

I love the old ballpark in Cooperstown. I just sit in the bleachers and picture players from the past----it's a "Field of Dreams" without the cornfield.

Thank Golfsironman
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416Andy67
16 September 2018|
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Response from TheBambino03 | Reviewed this property |
It’s free to visit Doubleday Field and sit on the bleachers but you cannot access the field. Only the players and coaches can have access to the playing field, I think.
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emlabar28
12 March 2018|
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angieu101
27 May 2017|
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Response from clarkfourfan | Reviewed this property |
it is very informal....dont even have to buy a ticket
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