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Visiting Cooperstown

Cooperstown is truly a "Believe it or Not" type of destination – and while known as the home of our nation's pastime and a baseball mecca of sorts, the charming Central New York village offers more than meets the eye. Brimming with culture, history, sports legacy, outdoor recreation and more, Cooperstown beckons first time and repeat visitors alike to discover – or rediscover – all the activities that await.
Top Attractions in Cooperstown, NY

From baseball to the best of American Art, experience the many sides of Cooperstown at these top area attractions:

  • The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum – Perhaps Cooperstown's biggest "claim to fame," the Hall of Fame is one of the area's most popular attractions. After strolling through its unique exhibitions, take in a game at Doubleday Field or stop by the Heroes of Baseball Wax Museum.  Museum Hours – Daily 9AM – 9PM | 25 Main Street, Cooperstown, NY 13337
  • Cooperstown Beverage Trail - A collection of craft cider, beer, sine and spirit producers.  Visit all members and receive a free collector glass.
  • The Fenimore Art Museum – Find inspiration at one of the nation's premier art institutions, showcasing a diverse display of genres ranging from 20th century American Art, to traditional American Indian Art, coupled with lecture series, workshops and educational opportunities.
  • The Glimmerglass Festival – One of Cooperstown's hidden gems, the internationally-acclaimed summer opera festival will delight opera buffs and novices alike with classic performances and modern renditions in the beautiful lakeside setting of the Glimmerglass' Alice Busch Theater.
  • The Farmers' Museum – Perhaps of one of the few remaining places in America where you can truly "step back in time," the Farmers' Museum brings American history to life right before your eyes. Experience life on the farm at Lippitt Farmstead, explore the Historic Village and more.
  • Hyde Hall - Hyde Hall is a National Historic Landmark site, located eight miles north of Cooperstown, NY within the grounds of Glimmerglass State Park in Springfield, NY.  The mansion is a stunning reminder of a bygone American era, when powerful English families established vast estates in their former colonies. The house itself is considered the finest example of neoclassic country mansions anywhere in the United States.  Whether in the area for a quick trip or a longer stay, Hyde Hall is a top ten destination in the region for visitors and a wonderful resource for insight into the history of Central NY.
  • Fly Creek Cider Mill & Orchard – Taste your way through over 40 specialty food products – yes, you can literally taste them all – sample delicious cider, and more at Fly Creek Cider Mill – tantalizing taste buds for more than 160 years.

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What our visitors are saying

“I love coming to your store each time I am in Cooperstown. I have been bringing a team to play at the Dreams Park for over 15 years. My eldest son won it the second year the park was open. My youngest son also played at the park, he is now 27 yrs old. Each year I bring a new team and this Never gets old. Fly Creek Cider Mill is one of our Must go too! I tell my parents it's loveliest place for both adults and kids.”

-Liesel Campbell

“I knew from the minute I got out of the car that Fly Creek Cider Mill and Orchard was going to be a place I would enjoy. Definately worth the four-hour drive.”

-The Buffalo News by Christine Smczynski

“I am from California and recently visited your establishment. I cannot give you enough praise for the awesome experience, cordial employees and all-around beauty of your operation both inside and out. I just made some of your muffins from the mix I purchased-delicious.”

-Chrissie Annotti

“Not only is your product top-notch, your customer service is outstanding. I will recommend you to all my friends!”

-Diane Mays

“It was a tradition that my Dad and Mom went to your Mill when I was at home and growing up.  Now, it is a tradition with my youngest daughter and her boyfriend to go every Fall with my husband and I.  You can't beat your cider anywhere.”

-Seena Pughe, Waterville NY

“Our group had a wonderful visit to the Fly Creek Cider Mill.”

-Ruchard Durgan, Durgan Travel Services, Stoneham, MA

“Fly Creek Cider Mill is a MUST STOP for all buses!!! This stop will give each passenger an opportunity to have a taste of New York. They will actually taste their way through the store with samples of cider, home made fudge and apple salsa. This stop has everything a Tour Operator could want; entertainment, snacks, ice cream stand, souvenirs, gifts and sparkling clean large restrooms. Did I mention the food? Thank you, Bill, for providing great service to our buses! See you again in 2006!”

-Kasie Provencal, Tours of Distinction
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