The mission of the Ty Cobb Museum is to foster education and understanding to the broadest possible audience of the greatest baseball player of all time, Tyrus Raymond Cobb.
The museum fosters education and understanding of baseball and Ty Cobb by providing art and memorabilia, film, video, books and historical archives. Professionally designed, the museum features rare photographs and artifacts, including Cobb's 1907 American League batting champion medal, Cobb Theater features stadium-style seating accented by a beautiful mural.
A stirring video features the narration of Georgia broadcasting legend Larry Munson and interviews with Atlanta Braves star Chipper Jones and ESPN baseball analyst Peter Gammons, along with rare footage and still photographs.
The museum also houses the Franklin County Sports Hall of Fame. Charter inductees are Cobb, 1943 A.L. MVP Spud Chandler, Pro Bowl lineman Tony Jones, and All-American quarterback Dee Dowis.
Hours of Operation
Monday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Tuesday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Wednesday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Thursday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Friday: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Admission & Fees
Adults (over 18) $5.00
Children (under 5) $0.00
Seniors (62 & over) $4.00
With Military ID $0.00
AARP, Group Discount, Military Discount
Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Maps & Brochures Available, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours
Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible
Group Rates Available, Group-friendly, Minimum Group Size
Near Interstate Highway
American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Suitable for Ages