Category: Museum

Homemade Glove From Nigeria Is The Newest Acquisition At World Of Little League® Museum

The World of Little League® Museum and Official Store’s newest acquisition is made mostly of cardboard. The hand-made, right-hander’s baseball glove, fashioned by 9-year-old Little Leaguer® Philip Adeeri Fagbenro of the Ekiti Kete Little League in Ado Ekiti, Nigeria, is now considered one of the Museum’s most important artifacts. “I saw a photo of Philip […]

‘Have a Catch’ in Iconic Lamade Stadium This Father’s Day

This Father’s Day, Sunday, June 17, the World of Little League® Museum and Official Store, located at 525 U.S. 15, will be offering its visitors a unique opportunity to play catch on the outfield grass of iconic Howard J. Lamade Stadium, the home of the Little League Baseball® World Series. As part of the event, […]

World of Little League® Museum Set to Participate in National Blue Star Museums Program

  Starting on Memorial Day, the World of Little League® Museum and Official Store, located at 525 U.S. 15, will be participating in the ninth-annual National Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to families of those active military and veterans who provide proper identification. The project is a collaboration between the National Endowment […]

Celebrate Mother’s Day at the World of Little League® Museum

This Mother’s Day, treat your mother to a free visit at the World of Little League®: Peter J. McGovern Museum and Official Store, located at 525 U.S. 15, on Sunday, May 13. The first 50 mothers in attendance will be provided with a special Mother’s Day gift, courtesy of the World of Little League Museum. […]

World of Little League® Museum Joins Lycoming County’s ‘Hunting for History’ Program

Starting with its Open House on April 7 and continuing throughout the summer, the World of Little League® Museum and Official Store will help celebrate Lycoming County’s rich history as it participates in Historical Organizations of Lycoming County’s “Hunting for History” Program. “Our area has a rich heritage that reaches back through centuries into military […]

World of Little League® Museum Open House Set For April 7

The World of Little League® Museum and Official Store will be offering its visitors the unique opportunity to participate in behind-the-scenes tours of the Little League® International complex at its annual Open House event on Saturday, April 7. Two full-complex tours are scheduled to begin in front of the museum at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 […]

On Sunday, March 11, guests of the World of Little League® Museum and Official Store will have the opportunity to learn to paint inside the iconic museum as part of a “Art at the Museum” event with local artist, Amanda M. Emig, starting at 2 p.m. “We hope that holding this event in our world-class […]

“Show Love for Your League Month” Set for February

Kicking off a month-long promotion centered on Valentine’s Day, the World of Little League® Museum and Official Store will be hosting its fourth-annual “Show Love for Your League Month” from February 1 through February 28. As part of the promotion, Little Leaguers® and friends who visit the World of Little League® Museum throughout the month […]

Little League® Graduates Trevor Hoffman, Chipper Jones Voted into Baseball Hall of Fame

A pair of Little League® graduates will make their way into Cooperstown this summer, as Trevor Hoffman and Chipper Jones were voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America (BBWAA) on Wednesday, January 24. Mr. Hoffman and Mr. Jones will be inducted on Sunday, July 29, in Cooperstown, joining […]

Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred Enters the Little League® Hall of Excellence

Commissioner Manfred (left) receives Hall of Excellence Award from Little League International Board of Directors Chairman Hugh E. Tanner. Little League® Baseball and Softball is proud to announce that Baseball Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., has officially been enshrined into the Little League Hall of Excellence in honor of his dedication to the growth of youth baseball and […]