Permanent Collection

The Museum is home to a permanent collection of photographs and artifacts that document the inspirational life of the winningest player in baseball history. Yogi’s legacy reaches far beyond the playing field, telling a uniquely American story about loyalty, patriotism, respect, strength of character and purpose.

  • The child of Italian immigrants
  • World War II navy veteran who served at D-Day
  • Legendary athlete, teammate, and 10-time World Series Champion
  • Devoted husband and family man
  • Accidental philosopher, quoted more often than Shakespeare
  • Pop culture icon
  • Recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, our nation’s highest civilian honor