Newcomerstown, Ohio: Cy Young Hometown Museum

Cy Young, often cited as the greatest baseball pitcher of all time, died in Newcomerstown. See his shoes, his rocking chair, the last hat he wore.

Olde Main Street Museum

Address:
213 W. Canal St., Newcomerstown, OH
Directions:
Olde Main Street Museum. Downtown, on the south side of Canal St., two blocks west of College St.
Hours:
M-F 9-6, Sa 9-4. Fewer hours and days off-season. (Call to verify)
Phone:
740-498-8588
Admission:
Adults $2.
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Cy Young Hometown Museum.

Cy Young Hometown Museum

A fantastic museum of the town's history, with a large wing dedicated to former resident and greatest pitcher of all time, Cy Young. Many personal items of Cy Young, including his last worn hat, shoes, rocking chair, and 1908 Boston Red Sox jersey. The museum also contains a wing dedicated to Newcomerstown son and Ohio State Buckeyes football coach, Woody Hayes.

[Jordan the Lion, 10/30/2018]

Cy was born five miles away, in Gilmore. He died in Newcomerstown.

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