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Explore Charming Attractions & Things to Do in Cooperstown

A visit to this historic town in scenic Upstate New York offers the ideal vacation destination at any time of year. From witnessing baseball history and local culture up close to enjoying a scenic round of golf at one of New York's finest courses, Cooperstown has something for everyone.
 
This relaxing village and our centrally located hotel are moments from many of the state's top attractions including Fenimore Art Museum, the National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum, and the Leatherstocking Golf Course. It's also convenient to the popular Glimmerglass Festival that takes place every summer. Be sure to catch a glimpse of the famous Lake Otsego affectionately referred to as Glimmerglass in James Fenimore Cooper's novels, with access to canoe, kayak, and paddleboard rentals for guests of The Cooper Inn. Discover our favorite things to do nearby and around Cooperstown and plan your getaway to America's Most Perfect Village.
 
National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum In Cooperstown
National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum
Discover the magic of our nation's pastime at this nostalgic landmark that includes fascinating displays on your favorite teams and players along with a host of baseball memorabilia—all located a short walk from the hotel.
Distance from hotel: 0.18 miles
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Cooperstown's Fenimore Art Museum
Fenimore Art Museum
Nestled on Lake Otsego, this renowned cultural institution features a premier collection of treasures including American folk art, Hudson River School paintings, and Native American pieces.
Distance from hotel: 1.06 miles
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Leatherstocking Golf Course In Cooperstown, New York
Leatherstocking Golf Course
This storied 18-hole golf course dating back to 1909 provides an unrivaled experience with perfectly manicured greens and fairways, plus unique water features and spectacular club house in a lakeside setting.
Distance from hotel: 0.37 miles
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Cooperstown's The Farmers' Museum
The Farmers' Museum
Step back in time to the19th century with interactive exhibits and agricultural demonstrations where you can explore the barn, historic village, and take a ride on the antique carousel to experience America's rural heritage first-hand.
Distance from hotel: 1.01 miles
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Clark Sports Center In Cooperstown, New York
Clark Sports Center
The Clark Sports Center offers a variety of recreation and fitness activities for everyone in the family and of any athletic ability, including an outdoor ropes course, indoor rock climbing, swimming, and bowling. Check out all the exciting activities offered for every season.
Distance from hotel: 0.98 miles
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Cooperstown's Glimmerglass Festival

Glimmerglass Festival

Don't miss this famous summer opera and musical theater festival with classic performances and modern renditions in the beautiful lakeside setting of the Glimmerglass' Alice Busch Theater.
Brewery Ommegang In Cooperstown, New York

Brewery Ommegang

Crafting award-winning Belgian-style microbrews, this Cooperstown-local beer maker offers in-depth brewery tours and tastings along with a café that's open for lunch and dinner.
Cooperstown Farmers' Market In Cooperstown, New York

Cooperstown Farmers' Market

Open every Saturday throughout the year, this popular farmers' market features up to 30 vendors from within a 50-mile radius giving shoppers access to a wide variety of locally grown food and artisan creations.
Otsego Outdoors In Cooperstown

Otsego Outdoors

Find your perfect outdoor adventure in Otsego County through this collaborative effort to provide visitors with comprehensive information on Otsego County's year-round opportunities to experience the outdoors and connect with nature.
Fly Creek Cider Mill

Fly Creek Cider Mill

Witness cider-making at the historic Fly Creek Cider Mill & Orchard just minutes from Main Street Cooperstown. Savor the flavors of more than 40 specialty food, wine and hard cider tastings. Relax on the Millpond boardwalk with a lunch from the Snack Barn & Bakery or with wine and cheeses from the Mill Store. Exploring young children will enjoy discovering Tractorland and the friendly ducks and geese.
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