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The Jackie Robinson Museum

 
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dodgerblue6



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PostPosted: Tue 7/26/22 7:28 pm    Post subject: The Jackie Robinson Museum Reply with quote

Rachel Robinson was there in person to open the museum, located in Manhattan, just one week after her 100th birthday.

It appears to be a substantial collection worth viewing.
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PostPosted: Wed 7/27/22 9:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It seems like it should be in Brooklyn, not Manhattan! Exclamation

I did read about it on mlb.com, linked here

I am sure it was exciting having both Mrs. Robinson and Billie Jean there, and how about Spike Lee, as well! Looks like it would sure be worth a visit!
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PostPosted: Sat 7/30/22 4:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I would love to go. Maybe in the next couple of seasons, can combine it with a trip to Citifield.
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PostPosted: Mon 9/5/22 12:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That's just what the Dodgers did, this past week. Combined a trip to Citifield with a museum visit.
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