Vintage Base Ball Exhibit

Arts and Entertainment

March 15, 2014

From: Heritage Village Museum

Heritage Village Museum will hold an exhibit opening of a new Vintage Base Ball exhibit.  The exhibit features over 70, balls, bats, gloves, uniforms, and games from the 1840s to 1910.  Be the first to see the exhibit of our Great American Pastime. 

Players from the Red Stockings and the Buckeyes along with players from the Norwood Highlanders and the Rising Sun, Indiana, Belle River clubs will be in attendance.  The players will be in uniform and discuss the rules of 1869.  The Cincinnati Reds mascot, Mr. Redlegs, will be joining us for the evening as well.

Greg Rhodes, author and former director of the Reds Hall of Fame, will give a brief history of the 19th century Cincinnati Red Stockings.  Refreshments will be served throughout the evening.

Opening Reception: April 1, 7:00-9:00 p.m

Date:
April 1, 2014 - September 30, 2014

Museum Hours:
April
Wednesday-Friday, 10:00-4:00
May through September
Wednesday-Saturday, 10:00-5:00
Sunday, 1:00-5:00

Location:
Heritage Village Museum
11450 Lebanon Road
Cincinnati, OH 45241

Cost:
Members - $5.00,
Non Members - $7.50.