Explore the History, Majesty of the National Pastime Through the Museum’s Online Collection
(COOPERSTOWN, NY) – The National Pastime has long served as a communal support system during times of crisis.
Now, as the world practices safe procedures in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Baseball Hall of Fame’s unparalleled collection of documents, oral histories and video – along with the Museum’s award-winning educational curriculum – serve as a resource to millions around the globe.
While the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown is closed to the public during this emergency, fans of all ages can learn the game’s history, its place in global culture and experience the Museum.
Online offerings include:
- The Museum’s Digital Collection, which features historic photographs, scouting reports, audio oral histories and artifact images from the Museum’s vast collection
- Free downloadable educational curriculum which cover 15 different topics ranging from mathematics to character development and are tailored to three different school levels from elementary to high school
- Historic and current videos at the Hall of Fame’s YouTube Channel, featuring Hall of Famer biographies, in-depth interviews and highlights of past Hall of Fame Weekends
- Online exhibits that provide a virtual tour of the Museum, as well as through Google Arts & Culture