Place:Cooperstown, Otsego, New York, United States

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NameCooperstown
TypeVillage
Coordinates42.697°N 74.927°W
Located inOtsego, New York, United States
Contained Places
Cemetery
Christ Churchyard
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Cooperstown is a village in and county seat of Otsego County, New York, United States. Most of the village lies within the town of Otsego, but some of the eastern part is in the town of Middlefield.

Cooperstown is best known as the home of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, opened in 1939. The Farmers' Museum, the Fenimore Art Museum, Glimmerglass Opera, and the New York State Historical Association are also based here. Most of the historic pre-1900 core of the village is included in the Cooperstown Historic District, which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980; its boundaries were increased in 1997 and more contributing properties were identified.

The population of the village was 1,852 as of the 2010 census.

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