Top things to do

Microbrewery in Cooperstown

Brewery Ommegang

Owned by Belgium brewers Duvel, this top-notch brewery is a short drive south of Cooperstown's center. It takes its Trappist-style beer-making very seriously, turning out some 50 different brews a year, several of t…
Museum in Cooperstown

National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum

Cooperstown bills itself as the home of baseball (the myth that it was the birthplace of the game was long ago debunked). This classy three-floor facility has exhibits, a theater, a library, and an interactive stati…
Gallery in Cooperstown

Fenimore Art Museum

This gallery has an outstanding collection of Americana, including portraits of the town's founding father, William Cooper, and his sixth son, the novelist James Fenimore Cooper. It also has regularly changing art e…
American in Cooperstown

Mel's at 22

Classic American dishes including lobster rolls, good gourmet burgers and Caesar salads are served in this upmarket restaurant and bar in the center of town.