American Baseball Wax, Cooperstown

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  • 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...  more »
  • 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 e...  more »
  • 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.  more »
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  • Tons of fun for the entire family. Catfish Hunter, Eddie Gaedel, Wade Boggs, George W Bush, and others that you would not expect are captured in life-size wax statues. A Great Place that puts a smile on your Face!
  • Horrible. The wax figure are old and not well maintained. The lighting is awful and quite dark. It was a total waste of time and money. Go to the baseball HoF and have fun.
  • High priced ok experience
  • Absolutely awful. Lighting was terrible. What you could see was the poor condition of the figures. I'd recommend passing on this
  • Not open when it says it is open

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