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Hands on History Experience

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Have you ever dreamed of holding Babe Ruth's bat? How about Mickey Mantle's glove? Or Derek Jeter's jersey? What about trying on a World Series ring?

Welcome to Hands On History, the exciting new experience that brings Yankees history to your fingertips!

Hands On History offers an unprecedented opportunity for guests to touch historic Yankees artifacts. Participants connect with Yankees history through game-used bats, jerseys, baseballs, World Series rings and more from Yankees legends, past and present.

This exclusive program takes place within the New York Yankees Museum presented by Bank of America. Each session begins approximately 90 minutes before gates open to the public for a game. The pregame experience is led by our knowledgeable Museum Curator, who shares entertaining stories while guests hold baseball's most treasured artifacts. All guests enjoy a detailed tour of the Museum's rotating exhibits. Photography is welcomed and encouraged during the program.

*Hands On History guests hold 10 - 15 artifacts. Featured artifacts may include:

  • Babe Ruth bat - 1922-1923
  • Mickey Mantle bat - 1958 World Series
  • Derek Jeter jersey from his 3,000th hit game - July 9, 2011
  • Mickey Mantle outfielder's glove - 1963
  • Home plate from final game at Yankee Stadium and first game at present Stadium
  • World Series rings - 2000 and 2009
  • Ichiro Suzuki bat and batting helmet - 2012
  • Reggie Jackson bat - 1986
  • World Series trophy (available years include '77, '78, '96, '98, '99, '00, '09)

Please call (646-977-8687) or email with questions pertaining to the program. Hands On History sessions may be scheduled for private and corporate events. Tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis.

Price is $125 per person and does not include a ticket to the game.
(inclusive of New York State sales tax)

Event DateOpponentGame TimeHands On History Start Time
Sat., May 7 Red Sox 1:05 p.m. 9:30 a.m. Buy Now
Sat., June 25 Twins 1:05 p.m. 9:30 a.m. Buy Now
Sat., July 16 Red Sox 4:05 p.m. 12:30 p.m. Buy Now
Sun., July 24 Giants TBD TBD Buy Now
Sat., Aug. 13 Rays 1:05 p.m. 9:30 a.m. Buy Now
Sat., Sept. 10 Rays TBD TBD Buy Now

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