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