Weekend Trip to Cooperstown, NY

Board on a voyage to “America’s Most Perfect Village” with a weekend filled with history and nostalgic charm. Cooperstown is the spiritual home of the national pastime as well as several upstate New York attractions that hold the essence of the beautiful region.

Visitors can relax in welcoming accommodations that blend historic style with modern amenities, explore The Baseball Hall of Fame, sit down to a gourmet meal on the lovely streets of Cooperstown Village, and pick up a souvenir treasure to bring home.

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Distance: 30 minutes by car
Attractions: Doubleday Field, National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, The Farmers’ Museum, Leatherstocking Golf Course, Fenimore Art Museum,Otsego Lake, Glimmerglass Opera, Glimmerglass State Park, Hyde Hall,
Activities: Golfing, shopping, relaxing, dining
Restaurants: BoccaOsteria, Stagecoach Coffee, Nicoletta’s Italian Café, Mel’s at 22, Doubleday Café, Cooperstown Diner
Shopping: Cooperstown Farmers’ Market, Riverwood Gifts, Silver Fox Gift Shop, Christine’s of Cooperstown

Best known as home to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown is a place worth visiting for so many reasons. The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum opened in 1939. The city is home to The Farmers’ Museum, the Fenimore Art Museum, Glimmerglass Opera, and the New York State Historical Association.

The Cooperstown area offers a wide range of lodging and dining experiences. Guest can expect a quaint bed and breakfast, full service luxury resort, fine dining or activities to kick the feet up. The town offers you a stay and dine in lovely quaint surrounding villages, at a lakeside or countryside inn, or in the vibrant urban environment found in the city of Oneonta.

The place is a paradise for food lovers as there is something on the menu for everyone in Cooperstown. Whether you are looking for a cosycouple dinner with a view or a casual family meal with kids, the place has something for everyone. Relish amazing dishes at tasty Italian restaurants, enjoy at relaxing American bar and grills, or at one-of-a-kind farm-to-table eateries. You can also grab a quick bite at one of the friendly pizza parlors and hot dog shops in town.

No trip to Cooperstown is complete without taking a baseball treasure home to keep the memories of your incredible trip alive. You can choose from old-timecaps and jerseys to genuine autographed memorabilia. Visit local orchards and charming shops for something special to take home.

To make our trip truly spectacular book large rooms at family-run bed and breakfast inns in the beautiful downtown area or reserve accommodations at grand lakeside hotels with outstanding views. There is a wide range of top-notch lodging options that blend historic style with modern amenities for a relaxing getaway weekend trip.

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