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American Baseball Experience/ Heroes of Baseball Wax Museum

99 Main St, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1244
+1 607-547-1273
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Nice, life-like wax figures

I've seen multiple reviews saying that the was figures aren't life-like, but I disagree. Of course... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Dennis B
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Shermans Dale, Pennsylvania
Not impressive

We paid about $12 to get into the Heroes of Baseball Wax Museum and it wasn’t worth it. Although... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Bruce W
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A wax museum with a "bloopers" theater and more than 30 life-size greats of the game on display.
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good21%
  • Average39%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“hall of fame” (13 reviews)
“for sale” (2 reviews)
“gift shop” (3 reviews)
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99 Main St, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1244
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

I've seen multiple reviews saying that the was figures aren't life-like, but I disagree. Of course some are better than others, but I thought that most look like the athlete depicted. There were a few pictures that were not lighted, but overall I would recommend...More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We paid about $12 to get into the Heroes of Baseball Wax Museum and it wasn’t worth it. Although some of the exhibits are nice, like the one for Roberto Clemente, the rest are well, meh. Most of the exhibits don’t look like the player...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is a wonderful experience for all ages and for all fans of the game of our national pastime. It brings you up close with all the greats of the game.

Thank butterfly12142
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The wax museum in the center of town was a disappointment, not worth the $10. There were only about half of the figures that we thought looked like the person. It was dark and dingy in there also.

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This place needs a little updating, some of the exhibits are showing their age, and they could add more to see.

Thank lori8146
Reviewed 13 July 2017

If you are a New York Yankees fan this is your place to visit, but for $12.00 it is not worth it, not what we expected at all

Thank kdj5443
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I had heard that the wax museum had just added a Derek Jeter wax figure. I had been to other wax museums and felt the figures here were of similar quality. Although I recognized a couple of the figures without the posted name, I was...More

Thank mrsgfhjr
Reviewed 2 June 2017

None of the was figures made you think it could be an actor. While I recognized most from their uniforms many of the faces were not recognizeable on their own. I don't think this place is trying to be more than at is as it...More

1  Thank ElvisAndrus
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We have visited the Baseball Hall of Fame many times. Each time we visit we find something new to learn from. The American Baseball Experience is one of them. If you like baseball history you will enjoy this.

Thank Birdman45
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We decided to check out the wax museum before the Hall of Fame. We enjoyed it but all the history was also in the Hall of Fame. If you don't care for wax figures, then just go to the Hall of Fame for even more...More

1  Thank stubb2
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bushrdev0
22 May 2015|
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Response from wonderwoman63 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have some bats in various colors at the museum store. There are several places on Main St. That sell bats and various items made from bats.
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Christopher S
17 March 2015|
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Response from Jatracy3 | Reviewed this property |
The price is $10 each.
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