132 Chestnut Street, Cooperstown, NY 13326 (607)547-5345

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The Rose and Thistle Bed and Breakfast in Cooperstown, New York is a perfect home base for exploring the Baseball Hall of Fame, FarmersMuseum, Fenimore Art Museum, Glimmerglass State Park and many  more attractions.

An enchanting experience awaits you at this turn-of-the-century Victorian Bed and Breakfast. The Rose and Thistle combines Old World charm and new world luxury to let you experience the bed and breakfast in an elegant tradition. 

Our cozy Bed and Breakfast offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Relax in a wicker glider on the wraparound porch reading a book/newspaper or enjoy a game in the parlor.

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Upcoming Events

  • 40th Annual Harvest Festival/Saturday–Sunday, September 15–16 • 10:00 am–5:00 pm

    40th Annual Harvest Festival/Saturday–Sunday, September 15–16 • 10:00 am–5:00 pm 40th Annual Harvest Festival by The Farmers' Museum Find two days of live performances, music, and family activities. On Saturday, enjoy musician Will Walker from 1:30 -3:00 p.m., followed by funk/reggae band Hanzolo. On Sunday, see line dancing demonstrations, as well as music from Gravelyard from 1:30-3:00 p.m. Each day in the Festival Tent, find children’s craft activities plus outdoor games. The museum's Templeton Players perform A Case For Eviction on Saturday and the one-act farce Box and Cox on Sunday, guaranteed to captivate audiences of all ages (12:00 p.m. both days).   Animals always take the spotlight at Harvest Read More
  • 2018 Baseball Film Festival at Hall of Fame/Sept 21-23

    Annual Celebration of Baseball and Film to be Held Sept. 21-23 in Cooperstown   Baseball and the movies grew up together in America, becoming a part of the fabric of the nation that made both famous.   Their shared history is on display every day at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum through the Baseball At The Movies exhibit. And the newest films capturing the essence of the National Pastime are featured in the Museum’s annual Baseball Film Festival. The 13th annual Baseball Film Festival will be held Sept. 21-23 in Cooperstown, and filmmakers can submit their work Read More
  • Cherry Valley Biennial Kite Festival 2018/ Sept 21st and 22nd/2 rooms still available for the weekend

    Stay for 2 nights, start each morning off with a homemade country breakfast at 8:30 am sharp. Continue your day attending the kite festival in Cherry Valley and return home to enjoy a snack or beverage on our wraparound porch and then delight in consuming a meal in one of our many fine restaurants. Come see what Cooperstown and the surrounding towns have to offer this September.  Look forward to having you as our guests!       Cherry Valley Biennial Kite Festival 2018   Friday, 9/21/18 Miniature Doodle Kite Building - 6:00 p.m. in the Old School Gym located at 2 Read More
  • Weekend of September 7th and 8th, 2018

     One room still available for the weekend of  September 7th and 8th .  Come and enjoy all that Cooperstown has to offer, without all the crowds. It is a wonderful time to stroll the streets, browse in the shops and enjoy a delicious meal without all the hustle and bustle of  summer. September is a beautiful month, and we look forward to seeing you here at the Rose and Thistle Bed and Breakfast.    Call us at 607-547-5345 to reserve now.    Read More
  • Cooperstown Concert Series 2018-2019

    See specials page for details! Read More
  • Glimmerglass Opera for 2019

    Glimmerglass Opera for 2019 There's no place like the Glimmerglass Opera. Come and experience the world class operas and musical performances in a beautiful and relaxing lakeside setting! The 2019  season features Show Boat, La Traviata, The Ghosts of Versailles and Blue. Join us in 2019, as we offer new productions that explore themes of transformation and revolution. With music spanning more than 100 years, including a world premiere by acclaimed composer Jeanine Tesori, the season offers the opportunity to rediscover favorites and witness a landmark production as well as intimate venues featuring  meals with artists and much more.  Reserve your room today at Read More
  • Summer Cruising on the Erie Canal

    Summer Cruising on the Erie Canal A 2 night stay, 2 country breakfast,  a bottle of wine and two tickets to cruise the historic Erie Canal for $415.00 plus tax. Travel pristine land and be raised and lowered in one of the many "canal locks" during your two hour adventure. Valid Sunday thru Saturday in June, July, August, September and until Columbus Day weekend in October of 2018 and depending on room availability. No other discounts apply. Mention promotion at time of booking. Read More
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Apartments are Available

at American Story Book House for weekly baseball park rentals adjacent to the Rose and Thistle Bed and Breakfast.


132 Chestnut Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Steve and Patti D'Esposito, Inn Keepers

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