Billie Jean King: Champion. Activist. Legend.

Now on DisplayExtended until Spring 2023

Organized by the New-York Historical Society, this traveling exhibition presents more than 75 photographs of King’s extraordinary life, including her journey to achieve 39 Grand Slam titles and the world number one ranking in women’s tennis. An inspirational champion on and off the court, King’s lifelong advocacy for equality and social justice is brought to life in this first ever exhibition about her life.

In-Person and Virtual School Trips

Entrance to Museum Permanent Collection

The Museum offers interactive, sports-based education experiences that give students a chance to meet in real time with their teachers (and with one another,) while exploring topics in STEM, history and language arts. 

For more information contact Education Director Jenny Pollack.

Learn More About Our Education Programs

At-Home Learning Through Baseball

Boy with tablet and notebook
Collage of images from the Museum's at-home lesson plans

Free, multimedia lesson plans explore important topics of Race, Immigration, Gender & Financial Literacy through the lens of baseball. Virtual learning has never been more accessible or fun. 

Exciting readings, off-screen activities, thought-provoking questions and multimedia tools create an engaging, accessible learning experience for middle and high school students. And our plans meet NJ State and Common Core National Standards, so they're the perfect supplement to classroom curriculum.

Visit Our Online Lesson Plans Page

Discover Greatness is Available Virtually

Poster for the Discovering Greatness exhibition
Discover Greatness: An Illustrated History of Negro Leagues BaseballVisit virtually 24/7

2020 marked the 100th anniversary of the Negro Leagues. In honor of this milestone, DISCOVER GREATNESS showcases 90 photographs and Negro Leagues artifacts illustrating the rich history of Black baseball from the late 1800s–1960s.

Announcements

A Glimpse of the Museum

1 of 4: Yogi Berra Museum Award recipients Bruce Beck, Arlene Howard, CC Sabathia, and Jeff Idelson: April 19, 2022

2 of 4: Yogi honored with his own Forever Stamp: June 24, 2021

A boy throws a ball at a virtual pitching exhibit.

3 of 4: PITCH! is open for play

4 of 4: Museum Golf Outing Co-Captains Willie Randolph & Ron Guidry: June 13, 2022

Exhibit Spotlight

From the ArchivesA Love Story for the Ages

While Yogi was on the road and courting the lovely Carmen Short, they would exchange countless letters. Carmen saved them all, and you can see just how love-stricken a young Larry was.