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Babe Ruth Birthplace and Museum

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Interesting stories of baseball history

We followed the baseballs painted on the sidewalk from Camden Yards to the Babe Ruth Birthplace and... read more

Reviewed today
scraphollie27
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Comox, Canada
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Another baseball fans' Mecca

This museum was really cool, even if you are a New York Yankees hater like myself. Here you learn... read more

Reviewed yesterday
schmayla98
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New York
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The city's native son, the Great Bambino, is celebrated in the house he was born in, now a museum stocked with memorabilia like the catcher's mitt he used while learning baseball, the bat from his famed 1927 season and exhibits honoring the Orioles.
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216 Emory St, Baltimore, MD 21230-2235
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Reviewed today via mobile

We followed the baseballs painted on the sidewalk from Camden Yards to the Babe Ruth Birthplace and Museum and we were impressed with the caliber of the museum. It was really awesome to be in the house where Babe was born but also to see...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This museum was really cool, even if you are a New York Yankees hater like myself. Here you learn about Babe Ruth's career plus see what his childhood home looked like on this self-guided tour. You also learn how he truly became the first celebrity...More

Thank schmayla98
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was here recently and found the facility although in an older house very clean and well presented. The museum chronicles his life and has many baseball items of his own. There is a short film presented on the Starspangled Banner, its history and how...More

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very interesting, it was enjoyable to see and read about Babe’s early years. I also learned how he got the name “Babe”.

Thank esashley
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent place for a baseball fan to visit. It shows the room where Babe was born and has lots of information on his life. I learned a lot of things I did not know. I do recommend a visit.

Thank peonyrose
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’m torn about this place. The admission seems a little steep for the size and limited content — we were out in 30m, and it was $25 for two adults and a child. That said, we had a really good time here. The gentlemen who...More

Thank duffbeer703
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not everybody knows the story of Babe Ruth's Baltimore origins, with most picking up on his story when he was a pitcher with the Boston Red Sox. However, there is a great deal to his story prior to this time and this delightful little museum...More

Thank RJM215
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your a baseball fan you should enjoy this museum since Babe Ruth was born here and he's the most famous player of all-time. The museum is located near Camden Yards and even have baseball tracks that will lead you from Camden Yards directly to...More

Thank MichaelLong1963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As big Babe Ruth/baseball fans I was probably expecting too much. Wish it was a bit more polished (better lighting and about for example) and there was a long video on the Babe and or what it was like in Baltimore when he was growing...More

Thank DebTrips
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum has a unique collection of Babe Ruth memorabilia located in the home he was born in. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly. My son loves baseball and the Yankees are his team, so he was enamored with all the items on display. The...More

Thank Janet S
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Martin M
20 April 2017|
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The senior ticket was $8.00
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Howard P
6 March 2017|
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Response from Chicago-BB | Reviewed this property |
There is a back entrance which doesn't have stairs and an elevator. The website has a place to contact the museum and also a phone number so call and make sure.
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Erin M
21 February 2017|
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