St. Joseph, Missouri

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St. Joseph, Missouri, USA

Attractions in St. Joseph, Missouri

Amusements

  • SouthSide Family Fun Center
    6938 King Hill Avenue, St. Joseph, MO 64504
    816-238-2300, A family fun center with bowling with live music, parties, leagues, tournaments, pool, darts, lounge and a full service grill. more info

Casinos

  • St. Jo Frontier Casino
    777 Winners Circle, St. Joseph, MO 64503
    816-279-7577, Authentic Las Vegas style casino that offers numerous slot machines, video poker machines, and table games including blackjack, craps, Caribbean stud poker, and roulette. more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Buchanan County Courthouse
    411 Jules Street, St. Joseph, MO 64501
    816-271-1412, Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this beautifully constructed courthouse is a rare example of late 1800's architectural design. more info  map

  • Hall Street Historic District
    Hall Street Between 6th and 9th Streets
    A small intact 1860-1905 residential neighborhood built during St. Joseph's "Golden Age."  more info  map

  • Jesse James Home
    12th Street, St. Joseph, MO 64503
    Located on the Grounds of Patee House
    816-232-8206, Artifacts from Jesse's life and death, including the legendary bullet hole; and those of Frank James and the Ford brothers and artifacts and information from the 1995... more info  map

  • Missouri Valley Trust Building
    402 Felix Avenue, St. Joseph, MO 64501
    816-364-4361, A National Historic Landmark, this stone and brick building was the oldest building west of the Mississippi to be continuously used for banking purposes. Features... more info  map

  • Patee House Museum
    1202 Penn Street, St. Joseph, MO 64503
    816-232-8206, Originally built as a 140-room hotel for the expanding West in 1858, this structure later became famous for its role as the headquarters for the Pony Express from 1860... more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Mount Mora Cemetery
    824 Mount Mora, St. Joseph, MO 64501
    816-232-8471, The oldest operating cemetery in St. Joseph, this cemetery is the final resting place for many of St. Joseph's wealthy and powerful citizens including three Missouri... more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

  • River Bluffs Regional Library
    927 Felix Street, St. Joseph, MO 64501
    816-232-4038, This library provides numerous books, magazines, CDs, videocassettes, audiocassettes, prints, and audiovisual equipment. They also provide children and adult services... more info  map

  • Rolling Hills Library Savannah Branch
    514 West Main Street, Savannah, MO 64485
    816-324-4569, Savannah's public library is normally open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:00 p.m.... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art
    2818 Frederick Boulevard, St. Joseph, MO 64506
    816-233-7003, One of the best collections of 18th, 19th, and 20th century American art in the Midwest is located at this museum that features over 1,300 beautiful works. They also... more info  map

  • Andrew County Museum, The
    202 East Duncan Drive, Savannah, MO 64485
    Located in Duncan Memorial Park
    816-324-4720, Dedicated to collecting, preserving and interpreting Andrew County's rich history, the Andrew County Museum features interesting exhibits that focus on rural and town... more info  map

  • Black Archives of St. Joseph
    509 South 10th, St. Joseph, MO 64501
    816-233-8471, Features local and national Black History with exhibits. A simulated underground railroad and a reproduction kitchen of a typical black family living in the 1920's are... more info  map

  • Glore Psychiatric Museum
    3406 Frederick Boulevard, St. Joseph, MO 64506
    St. Joseph State Pyschiatric Hospital
    816-387-2310, "One of the 50 most unusual museums in the country", this nationally recognized museum features interactive displays, audiovisuals, artifacts, and documents depicting... more info  map

  • National Military Heritage Museum
    701 Messanie, St. Joseph, MO 64501
    816-233-4231, Located in a Harvey Ellis designed brick building that was once the city's first police station, this museum contains exhibits and artifacts that depict all branches of... more info  map

  • Nodaway County Historical Museum
    110 North Walnut, Maryville, MO 64468
    660-582-8176, Built as a working man's home in 1845., this museum now houses a wealth of local history. more info  map

  • Pony Express Museum
    914 Penn Street, St. Joseph, MO 64503
    816-279-5059, One of the features of this museum is a three dimensional diorama that is 70 feet long and shows the different trail conditions on the 2,000 mile trek to California made... more info  map

  • Robidoux Row Museum
    Third & Poulin Streets
    816-232-5861, Built in 1843 by Joseph Robidoux, the founder of St. Joseph, this museum contains exhibits that depict early St. Joseph history and Robidoux family history with many of... more info  map

  • Society Of Memories Doll Museum
    12th & Penn Streets
    816-233-1420, You'll find over 600 dolls from the 1840's to the present day, including barbies and cabbage patch kids, as well as doll houses, miniatures, trains, and many other types... more info  map

  • St. Joseph Museum, The
    1100 Charles Street, St. Joseph, MO 64502
    816-232-8471, Located in a 19th century mansion, this museum has numerous exhibits including an internationally famous Native American collection, as well as,l exhibits on natural... more info  map

  • Twin Spires Religious Museum
    501 South 10th Street, St. Joseph, MO 64501
    816-233-8471, A museum that offers the finest example of St. Joseph's architecture in a Gothic Revival Church. The building holds magnificent stained glass windows from Innsbruck,... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Krug Park
    St. Joseph Avenue at Karnes Road
    816-271-5500, This park features over 150 acres that includes a natural amphitheater, a castle, children's playground, walking trails, picnic areas, a rose garden, a lagoon, and ponds. more info  map

  • Maryville Aquatic Center
    504 North Laura Street, Maryville, MO 64468
    660-562-2663, Perfect for a family's day out, this educational center is open from May through September.  more info  map

  • Missouri Arboretum
    Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO 64468
    660-562-1212, Missouri Arboretum features over 1,000 trees and plants. more info

Tours & Cruises

  • Duncan Carriages
    1983 Beck Road, St. Joseph, MO 64503
    816-324-3768, Enjoy a unique horse drawn carriage for any occasion with this company that also provides historic St. Joseph tours and stretch limousines. more info  map

  • First Street Trolley
    816-233-6700, Open May through October, these authentic reproduction streetcars make stops at all of the most popular and historically significant sites.  more info  map

  

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