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This list of museums in Missouri encompasses museums which are defined for this context as institutions (including non-profit organizations, government entities, and private businesses) that collect and care for objects of cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical interest and make their collections or related exhibits available for public viewing. Museums that exist only in cyberspace (i.e., virtual museums) are not included.

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Name Town/City Region Type Summary
'57 Heaven Branson Southwest Automotive website, part of Dick Clark's American Bandstand Theater complex, collection of 1957 automobiles and memorabilia
1827 Log Courthouse Independence Northwest Historic site website, mercantile operation, home and gathering place for the early Mormon settlers in Independence
1859 Jail, Marshal's Home & Museum Independence Northwest Jail website, operated by the Jackson County Historical Society
Adair County Historical Society Museum Kirksville Northeast Local history website
Adamson Cabin Mt. Vernon Southwest Historic house website
Air and Military Museum of the Ozarks Springfield Southwest Aviation website
Airline History Museum Kansas City Northwest Aviation
American Jazz Museum Kansas City Northwest Music
American Presidents Museum Branson Southwest History website
American Royal Museum Kansas City Northwest Agriculture website, part of American Royal, exhibits about horse and livestock shows, rodeos and agriculture
Andrew County Museum & Historical Society Savannah Northwest Local history website, includes collection of Navajo rugs and Kewpie dolls
Anheuser Estate Kimmswick Northeast Historic information, information
Arabia Steamboat Museum Kansas City Northwest Museum ship
Arrow Rock State Historic Site Arrow Rock Northwest Open air Includes a museum of local history and the Bingham Home historic house
Ashby-Hodge Gallery of American Art Fayette Northwest Art website, part of Central Methodist University
Audrain County Historical Society Mexico Northeast Multiple website, complex includes Graceland Museum, a historic 1857 mansion, the American Saddlebred Horse Museum, the 1903 Country School, and the Country Church
Auto World Museum Fulton Central Automotive website
Barton County Historical Society and Museum Lamar Southwest Local history information, Lamar photos
Bates County Museum Butler Southwest Local history website
Battle of Athens State Historic Site Revere Northeast Military Civil War
Battle of Lexington State Historic Site Lexington Northwest Military Civil War
Belger Arts Center Kansas City Northwest Art
Belton, Grandview and Kansas City Railroad Belton Northwest Railroad Formerly the Kansas City Railroad Museum
Ben Ferrel 1882 Mini Mansion Museum Platte City Northwest Historic house website, operated by the Platte County, Missouri Historical & Genealogical Society
Benton County Museum Warsaw Central Local history website, operated by the Benton County Historical Society
Bingham-Waggoner Estate Independence Northwest Historic house website, Victorian mansion once owned by artist George Caleb Bingham
Black World History Museum St. Louis Northeast Wax information, information
Bolduc-LeMeilleur House Ste. Genevieve Southeast Historic house website, operated by The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of Missouri
Bollinger County Museum of Natural History Marble Hill Southeast Natural history website, fossils, Native American artifacts, Lewis & Clark exhibit, Civil War history, Will Mayfield College history
Bollinger Mill State Historic Site Burfordville Southeast Mill
Bonnell Museum Weston Northwest Local history information
Bonniebrook Historical Society Museum Mexico Northeast Biographical website, home and museum of Rose O'Neill, creator of Kewpie dolls
Boone-Duden Archives and Museum New Melle Northeast Local history website
Boone Junction History Village Columbia Central Open air website, operated by the Boone County Historical Society, complex includes 1877 Maplewood House, 1821 Gordon-Collins Cabin and 1890 Easley country store
Bootheel Youth Museum Malden Southeast Children's website
Bothwell Lodge State Historic Site Sedalia Central Historic house
Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center and State Museum Kansas City Northwest African American website
Bushwacker Jail Museum Nevada Southwest Prison website, operated by the Vernon County Historical Society; old jail and 1880s jailor's home
Bushwacker Museum Nevada Southwest Local history website, operated by the Vernon County Historical Society
Calaboose Springfield Southwest Police website, former jail housing a police museum
Calico Cupboard Toy Sewing Machine Museum Mountain View Southeast Commodity information
Camden County Museum Linn Creek Central Local history website, operated by the Camden County Historical Society
Cameron Depot Museum Cameron Northwest Railroad information
Campbell House Museum St. Louis Northeast Historic house website
Cape River Heritage Museum Cape Girardeau Southeast Local history information
Carondelet Historic Center St. Louis Northeast Local history website, information, operated by the Carondelet Historical Society
Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis St. Louis Northeast Art Church basement contains a museum dedicated to the mosaics in the church as well as some of the other artifacts found within the Cathedral
Center of Creative Arts St. Louis Northeast Art website, also known as COCA
Centralia Historical Society Museum Centralia Central Local history information
Chaffee Historical Society Museum Chaffee Southeast Local history website
Champ Clark House Bowling Green Northeast Historic house website, also known as Honeyshuck
Chariton County Historical Society & Museum Salisbury Northwest Local history website
Chatillon-DeMenil House St. Louis Northeast Historic house website, features a collection of memorabilia from the 1904 World's Fair
Children's Peace Pavilion Independence Northwest Children's Designed to teach concepts of personal peace, social peace, international peace, and environmental peace to children ages 12 and under
Christian County Museum Ozark Southwest Local history website, operated by the Christian County Historical Society
City Museum St. Louis Northeast
Civilian Conservation Corps Museum St. Louis Northeast History website
Clarksville Museum Clarksville Northeast Local history website, information
Clay County Historical Society Museum Liberty Northwest Local history website
Cole Camp Museum Cole Camp Central Local history website
Cole County Historical Society Museum Jefferson City Central Local history website, also Upschulte House, a historic house museum
Columbia Audubon Society Trailside Museum Columbia Central Natural history website
Commemorative Air Force Missouri Wing Museum St. Charles Northeast Aviation website, includes WWII aircraft and memorabilia
Community of Christ Museum Independence Northwest Religious website, part of Independence Temple
Concordia Area Museum Concordia Central Local history website
Concordia Historical Institute St. Louis Northeast Religious website, changing exhibits of area and Lutheran religious history
Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis St. Louis Northeast Art
Crane's Museum & Shoppes Williamsburg Central Local history website
Crawford County Historical Museum Cuba Southeast Local history website, operated by the Crawford County Historical Society
Current River Heritage Museum Doniphan Southwest Local history information, look under History, operated by the Ripley County Historical Society
Dade County Historical Society Museum Greenfield Southwest Local history information
Dallas County Museum Buffalo Central Local history website, operated by the Dallas County Historical Society; located in Buffalo Head Prairie Historical Park
Daniel Boone Home & Boonesfield Village Defiance Northeast Living website, website, operated by Lindenwood University
Daum Museum of Contemporary Art Sedalia Central Art website
Davis Art Gallery Columbia Central Art website, part of Stephens College
DeKalb County Historical Society Museum Maysville Northwest Local history website
Dent County Museum Salem Southwest Local history information, brochure
Dexter Heritage Museum Dexter Southeast Local history information
Deutschheim State Historic Site Hermann Northeast Open air Mid-1800s German immigrant family life
Dillard Mill State Historic Site Davisville Southeast Mill website
Dillingham-Lewis Museum Blue Springs Northwest Local history website, operated by the Blue Springs Historical Society
Dinosaur Walk Museum Branson Southwest Natural history website
Discovery Center of Springfield Springfield Southwest Science
Doling Park Museum Springfield Southwest Amusement website, information, history of a former amusement park
Douglas County Museum Ava Southwest Local history website, operated by the Douglas County (MO) Historical & Genealogical Society
Dunklin County Museum Kennett Southeast Local history information, operated by the Douglas County (MO) Historical & Genealogical Society
Ed Clark Museum of Missouri Geology Rolla Southeast Natural history website, operated by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Edna Cuddy Memorial House Bethany Northwest Historic house website, operated by the Harrison County Historical Society
Elizabeth Rozier Gallery Jefferson City Central Art website, located at Jefferson Landing State Historic Site
Ellsinore Pioneer Museum Ellsinore Southwest Local history information
Enns Entomology Museum Columbia Central Natural history website, part of University of Missouri
Epps-Houts Museum Poplar Bluff Southeast Art information
Eugene Field House & St. Louis Toy Museum St. Louis Northeast Multiple website, an historic home focusing on Roswell Field and Dred Scott, Eugene Field, and toys
Excelsior Springs Museum Excelsior Springs Northwest Local history website
Faust Village Chesterfield Northeast Open air website
Fenton Historical Museum Fenton Northeast Local history website, operated by the Fenton Historical Society
Felix Vallé State Historic Site Ste. Genevieve Southeast Historic House website, 1830s Historic home and merchantile of Felix and Odile Vallé. Operated by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Open to the public.
Fire Department Museum of Missouri Willow Springs Southwest Commodity website, photos, antique fire engines, soda pop bottles and vending machines
First Due Museum Hazelwood Northeast Firefighting website, located in the St. Louis Mills Mall
First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site St. Charles Northeast History website
Flower Pentecostal Heritage Center Museum Springfield Southwest Religious website
Fort Davidson State Historic Site Pilot Knob Southeast Military Civil War
Fort Osage National Historic Landmark Sibley Northwest Military 1812 fort
Kraus House St. Louis Northeast Historic house
Fred Bear Museum Springfield Southwest Sports Archery and bowhunting history, life of bowhunter Fred Bear
Frenchtown Heritage Museum St. Charles Northeast Local history website
Gallery 210 St. Louis Northeast Art website, part of University of Missouri–St. Louis
Gasconade County Historical Society Museum Owensville Northeast Local history information
General Sweeny's Museum of Civil War History Malden Southeast Military website
Gen. Daniel Bissell House St. Louis Northeast Historic house website
Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Site Laclede Northeast Biographical
George Caleb Bingham Gallery Columbia Central Art website, part of University of Missouri
George Washington Carver National Monument Diamond Southwest Biographical
Glenn House Cape Girardeau Southeast Historic house website
Glore Psychiatric Museum Saint Joseph Northwest Medical website, history of what was once known as the “State Lunatic Asylum No. 2”
Golden Missouri Pioneer Museum Golden Southwest History website, includes Early American Pattern glassware, Native American arrowheads and artifacts, minerals, and collections of pocket watches, baseball cards, Civil War and pioneer artifacts and tools
Grand River Historical Society Museum Chillicothe Northwest Local history website
Grandview Depot Museum Grandview Northwest Railroad information, operated by the Grandview Historical Society
Gray/Campbell Farmstead Springfield Southwest Historic house website
Greenlease Art Gallery Kansas City Northwest Art Part of Rockhurst University
Grundy County Museum Trenton Northwest Local history website
La Maison de Guibourd Ste. Genevieve Southeast Historic House website, The French-Colonial home and gardens of Jacques Jean Rene Guibourd built in 1806 shows life as it was in the early 19th century. The house is operated by the Foundation for Restoration of Ste. Genevieve, Inc. and is open for tours.
Hallmark Visitor Center Kansas City Northwest Commodity website, exhibits of historic Hallmark cards, ornaments, art, collectibles and Hallmark Cards company history
Harlin House Museum West Plains Southwest Multiple website, art and local history
Harold Bell Wright Museum Branson Southwest Biographical website, author Harold Bell Wright
Harold Bell Wright Museum Pierce City Southwest Local history website, author Harold Bell Wright and local history exhibits
Harris-Kearney House Kansas City Northwest Historic house website, operated by the Westport Historical Society
Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site Lamar Southwest Biographical website
Harry S. Truman National Historic Site Grandview Northwest Biographical
Harry S Truman Office and Courtroom Independence Northwest Biographical website, operated by the Jackson County Historical Society
Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum Independence Northwest Biographical
Haviland Museum St. Charles Northeast Decorative arts website, Haviland china collection
Hawken House Museum Webster Groves Northeast Historic house website, operated by the Webster Groves Historical Society, Victorian Federal/Greek Revival style farmhouse
Henry County Museum Clinton Central Open air information
Hermann Fire Company Museum Hermann Northeast Firefighting information
Hickory County Museum Hermitage Central Local history website, operated by the Hickory County Historical Society
Higgerson School Historic Site New Madrid Southeast School website
Historic Aircraft Restoration Museum Maryland Heights Northeast Aviation
Historic Bethel German Colony Bethel Northeast Open air website
Historic Garment District & Museum Kansas City Northwest History information
Historic Hanley House Clayton Northeast Historic house website, website
History Museum for Springfield-Greene County Springfield Southwest Local history website
Hollywood Wax Museum Branson Southwest Wax
Hulston Mill Park Greenfield Southwest Open air website, includes the historic Hulston Mill and several log cabins
Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site New Madrid Southeast Historic house website
International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame St. Louis Northeast Sports
Irish Museum and Cultural Center Kansas City Northwest Ethnic
Iron County Historical Society Museum Arcadia Southeast Local history website
Jefferson Barracks County Park Maryland Heights Northeast Military website, includes several museum buildings related to the history of Jefferson Barracks Military Post
James Farm Kearney Northwest Biographical website, birthplace of Jesse James
Jamesport Museum Jamesport Northwest Local history website
J.C. Penney Museum Hamilton Northwest Biographical website, information
Jesse James Home Museum Saint Joseph Northwest Biographical House where Jesse James was gunned down
Jefferson Landing State Historic Site Jefferson City Central Local history website, exhibits on river transportation, site also includes Elizabeth Rozier Gallery
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial St. Louis Northeast History Includes Museum of Westward Expansion and Old Courthouse
John B Mahaffey Museum Complex Fort Leonard Wood Central Military website, includes US Army Chemical Corps Museum, US Army Engineer Museum, US Army Military Police Museum, Fort Leonard Wood Museum
Johnson County Historic Complex Warrensburg Southwest Open air website, includes the Mary Miller Smiser Heritage Library & Museum, Original Johnson County Courthouse, Agriculture Building and One Room School; operated by the Johnson County Historical Society
John Wornall House Museum Kansas City Northwest Historic house Pre-Civil War era house
Joplin Museum Complex Joplin Southwest Multiple website, includes the Everett J. Ritchie Tri-State Mineral Museum, Dorothea B. Hoover Historical Museum, The Empire District Electric Company Museum, the Joplin Sports Authority Sports Hall of Fame, and the National Historical Cookie Cutter Museum
Kansas City Fire Brigade Museum Kansas City Northwest Firefighting information, scroll to listing
Kansas City Museum Kansas City Northwest Multiple History, natural history, art
Kemp Auto Museum Chesterfield Northeast Automotive website
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art Kansas City Northwest Art
Kimmswick Historical Society Museum Kimmswick Northeast Local history information
Kingdom of Callaway Historical Society Museum Fulton Central Local history website
Laclede County Historical Society Museum Lebanon Central Local history website
Larson Gallery Columbia Central Art website, part of Columbia College
Laumeier Sculpture Park St. Louis Northeast Art 105 acre open air museum with over 70 sculptures
Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Home and Museum Mansfield Southwest Biographical
Lawrence County Historical Society Museum Mt. Vernon Southwest Local history website
Lee's Summit Historical Museum Lee's Summit Northwest Local history information, housed in the 1905 train depot
Leila's Hair Museum Independence Northwest Commodity website, contains wreaths and jewelry containing, or made of, human hair dating before 1900
Lewis & Clark Boat House and Nature Center St. Charles Northeast History website, exhibits relating to the Lewis and Clark expedition, historic St. Charles, and the Missouri River ecosystem
Lewis County Historical Society Library & Museum Canton Northeast Local history information
Lexington Historical Museum Lexington Northwest Local history information, information
Liberty Jail Liberty Northwest Jail Former jail where Joseph Smith, Jr. and others were imprisoned from 1838 to 1839 during the Mormon War
Liberty Memorial Kansas City Northwest Military Houses the National World War I Museum
Lone Jack Battlefield Museum Lone Jack Northwest Civil War website
Louis Bolduc House Ste. Genevieve Southeast Historic house website, operated by The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of Missouri
Louisiana Area Historical Museum Louisiana Northeast Local history information
Lutheran Heritage Center & Museum Altenburg Southeast Local history website, operated by the Perry County Lutheran Historical Society, history and culture of the German Saxon immigration to East Perry County in the early 1800s
MAAPS Military Museum Malden Southeast Aviation website
Malden Historical Museum Malden Southeast Local history website
Margaret Harwell Art Museum Poplar Bluff Southeast Art website
Mark Twain Birthplace State Historic Site Florida Northeast Biographical website
Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum Hannibal Northeast Biographical
Mastodon State Historic Site Imperial Northeast Archaeology Site of Pleistocene ice age deposits and Clovis culture artifacts
May Gallery Webster Groves Northeast Art website, part of Webster University
McDonald County Historical Museum Pineville Southwest Local history website
Mecker Research Library Ste. Genevieve Southeast Local History website, The Mecker Research Library houses an extensive collection of books and manuscripts related to the Ste. Genevieve, French-Colonial era. The library is operated by the Foundation for Restoration of Ste. Genevieve, Inc. and is open to the public. Please see the website for hours.
Memoryville USA Rolla Southeast Automotive website
Mid-Missouri Museum of Independent Telephone Pioneers Blackwater Central Technology information
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum St. Louis Northeast Art Part of Washington University in St. Louis
Miller County Museum Tuscumbia Central Local history website
Miniature Museum of Greater St. Louis St. Louis Northeast Commodity website, doll houses and miniatures
Missouri Governor's Mansion Jefferson City Central Historic house
Missouri History Museum St. Louis Northeast History Operated by the Missouri Historical Society
Missouri Journalism Hall of Fame Washington Northwest Hall of fame information
Missouri Mines State Historic Site Park Hills Southeast Industry Mining and geology
Missouri State Capitol Jefferson City Central History
Missouri State Museum Jefferson City Central Local history website, Missouri history, natural history, and cultural resources history
Missouri Sports Hall of Fame Springfield Southwest Sports
Missouri Town 1855 Lee's Summit Northwest Living website
Moark Regional Railroad Museum Poplar Bluff Southeast Railroad information
Molly Brown Birthplace & Museum Hannibal Northeast Biographical website
Money Museum Kansas City Northwest Numismatic Exhibits on the Federal Reserve, nation's financial system, coin collections; operated by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Monroe County Museum Paris Northeast Local history website, operated by the Monroe County Historical Society, located in the Monroe County Courthouse
Moore Home East Prairie Southeast Local history information, [ information, scroll to listing], operated by the Mississippi County Historical Society Museum
Morgan County Historical Society Museum Versailles Central Local history website
Mormon Visitor's Center Independence Northwest Religious website
Museum of Anthropology Columbia Central Anthropology website, part of University of Missouri
Museum of Art and Archaeology Columbia Central Art Part of the University of Missouri, also Greek, Roman, and Near Eastern art works and artifacts
Museum of Contemporary Religious Art St. Louis Northeast Art website, part of Saint Louis University
Museum of the Dog St. Louis Northeast Art website, collection of art devoted to the dog, operated by the American Kennel Club
Museum at the German School Hermann Northeast Local history website, operated by Historic Hermann
Museum of Transportation St. Louis Northeast Transportation Antique cars, boats, a plane, locomotives and railroad equipment
Nance Museum Lone Jack Northwest Cultural website, collection of Saudi Arabian art and artifacts open by appointment, article about the museum
Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site Hermann Northeast Historic house
National Frontier Trails Museum Independence Northwest History website, history of America’s principle western trails
National Military Heritage Museum Saint Joseph Northwest Military website
National Silk Art Museum Weston Northwest Art website, French silk tapestries
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum Kansas City Northwest Sports
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Kansas City Northwest Art
New Madrid Historical Museum New Madrid Southeast Local history website
New Haven Visitors Center & Museum New Haven Northeast Local history website
Newton County Historical Park Neosho Southwest Open air website, includes Newton County Historical Society Museum, Newton County School No. 111 and Log Cabin
Nodaway County Historical Society Museum Maryville Northwest Local history
Old Cooper County Jail & Hanging Barn Boonville Central Jail website, operated by the Friends of Historic Boonville
Old Courthouse St. Louis Northeast History {Part of Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, site of Dred Scott trial, houses dioramas of westward expansion and settlement of Missouri
Old Stagecoach Stop Waynesville Central Historic site website
Ozarks Afro-American Heritage Museum Ash Grove Southwest African American website
Ozark Heritage Museum Salem Southwest Local history information
Patee House Saint Joseph Northwest Local history
Phelps County Museum Rolla Southeast Local history website, operated by the Phelps County Historical Society, located in the Dillon Log House, also operates the Old Courthouse and the Old Jail in Historic Phelps County Square
Pioneer Heritage Homestead Doniphan Southwest Open air website, 1865 log cabin museum, log barn and a blacksmith shop
Pioneer Spring Cabin Independence Northwest Historic house information
Pleasant Hill Historical Society Museum Pleasant Hill Northwest Local history website
Polk County Museum Bolivar Southwest Local history website
Pony Express Museum Saint Joseph Northwest Transportation
Poplar Bluff Historical Museum Poplar Bluff Southeast Local history information, operated by the Butler County Historical Society
Poplar Bluff Railroad Museum Poplar Bluff Southeast Railroad website
Poplar Heights Farm Butler Southwest Living website, 1870s farm
Powers Museum Carthage Southwest Local history website
Pulaski County Courthouse Museum Waynesville Central Local history website
Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts St. Louis Northeast Art
Puppetry Arts Institute Independence Northwest Entertainment website, puppet theater and museum with hand puppets and marionettes
Railroad Historical Museum Springfield Southwest Railway website
Ralph Foster Museum Point Lookout Southwest Local history website, part of College of the Ozarks
Randolph County Historical Museum Moberly Northeast Local history website
Ray County Museum Richmond Northwest Local history website, operated by the Ray County Historical Society
Raytown Historical Society & Museum Raytown Northwest Local history website, operated by the Grandview Historical Society
Red House Interpretive Center Cape Girardeau Southeast History website, Missouri pioneers and life of community founder Louis Lorimier, as well as the visit of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark in November, 1803
Remember When Toy Museum & Historic Village Canton Northeast Toy information, information
Reynolds County Historical Society Museum Ellington Southeast Local history information
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum Branson Southwest
Riverbluff Cave Springfield Southwest Natural history Exhibit center with cave and world-wide fossils, also known as Missouri Institute of Natural Science
River Heritage Center Clarksville Northeast Local history website
Robidoux Row Museum Saint Joseph Northwest Historic house information, information
Rocheport Museum Rocheport Central Local history information
Rockcliffe Mansion Hannibal Northeast Historic house
Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum Cape Girardeau Southeast Multiple Part of Southeast Missouri State University, archaeology, history and fine art; also known as Southeast Missouri Regional Museum
Route 66 Museum Lebanon Central Local history website
Roy Rogers - Dale Evans Museum Branson Southwest Biographical website, moved from Victorville, California
Saint Louis Art Museum St. Louis Northeast Art
Saint Louis University Museum of Art St. Louis Northeast Art website, part of Saint Louis University
Samuel Cupples House St. Louis Northeast Decorative arts website, part of Saint Louis University, historic house that serves as a gallery for the University's collection of fine and decorative art dating before 1919
Saxon Lutheran Memorial Frohna Southeast Open air website, part of Saint Louis University
Science City at Union Station Kansas City Northwest Science
Scott Joplin House State Historic Site St. Louis Northeast Biographical
The Sheldon St. Louis Northeast Art Concert hall and Sheldon Art Galleries
Shoal Creek Living History Museum Kansas City Northwest Living website, 19th century Missouri life, over 20 buildings
Society of Memories Doll Museum Saint Joseph Northwest Doll information
Softball Museum Springfield Southwest Sports website, information, located in the Killian Softball Complex
Soldiers Memorial Military Museum St. Louis Northeast Military website
The Space Center Bonne Terre Southeast Science website, space memorabilia and artifacts
Springfield Art Museum Springfield Southwest Art website
Stars and Stripes Museum Bloomfield Southeast Media website, history of the United States Armed Forces military newspaper, the Stars and Stripes
State Historical Society of Missouri Columbia Central Art Changing art and history exhibits drawn from its collections
St. Charles County Historical Society Museum St. Charles Northeast Local history website
St. Clair Historical Museum St. Clair Northeast Local history website
Ste. Genevieve, Foundation for Restoration Ste. Genevieve Southeast Local History website, The Foundation for Restoration of Ste. Genevieve, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the historical culture and architecture of Ste. Genevieve, MO. FRSG sponsors La Maison de Guibourd Historic House & Gardens, the Kiel-Schwent House & the Mecker Historical Library in Ste. Genevieve.
Ste. Genevieve Museum Ste. Genevieve Southeast Local history information, Extensive collection of local artifacts, art, antiques and oddities. Open to the public.
Stephens College Historic Costume Gallery Columbia Central Textile website, part of Stephens College
Stephens Museum Fayette Northwest Multiple website, part of Central Methodist University, archeology, cultural anthropology, biology, geology, and paleontology
Sterling Price Museum Keytesville Northwest Biographical information, information
Still National Osteopathic Museum Kirksville Northeast Medical website, part of A. T. Still University
St. Joseph Fire Museum Saint Joseph Northwest Firefighting information
St. Joseph Museum Saint Joseph Northwest History website, Native American collection, Lewis & Clark exhibits
St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame Museum St. Louis Northeast Sports
St. Louis Fire Department Museum St. Louis Northeast Firefighting information
St. Louis Holocaust Museum & Learning Center St. Louis Northeast History website
St. Louis Mercantile Library St. Louis Northeast Art Library with free art and history exhibits from its collections
St. Louis Science Center St. Louis Northeast Science
Taille de Noyer Florissant Northeast Historic house website, operated by the Florissant Valley Historical Society
Texas County Missouri Historical & Military Museum Houston Southeast Local history information
The Magic House St. Louis Northeast Children's website
Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio State Historic Site Kansas City Northwest Biographical Home and studio of artist Thomas Hart Benton
Thomas Sappington Museum Crestwood Northeast Historic house website, part of Sappington House Complex, includes Sappington House Library of Americana
Thornhill Chesterfield Northeast Historic house website, home of Missouri's second Governor
Titanic World's Largest Museum Attraction Branson Southwest Maritime website
Toy & Miniature Museum of Kansas City Kansas City Northwest Toy website, classic toys and fine-scale miniatures
Troy Museum and Historic Village Troy Northeast Open air website
Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site St. Louis Northeast Biographical
United Federation of Doll Clubs Museum Kansas City Northwest Doll website
University of Central Missouri Archives and Museum Warrensburg Southwest Multiple website, includes Middle East, Guatemalan and Native American artifacts, seashells, WW II collections
Vaile Mansion Independence Northwest Historic house website, 31 room elaborate Victorian mansion
Veterans Memorial Museum of Branson Branson Southwest Military website
Veterinary Museum Jefferson City Central Medical website, operated by the Missouri Veterinary Medical Association
Walnut Springs Farm & Museum Marshfield Southwest Agriculture website, working farm with five historic farm buildings and barns, collection of farm equipment, tools and transportation
Walt Disney Hometown Museum Marceline Northwest Biographical website
Walters-Boone County Historical Museum Columbia Central Local history website, operated by the Boone County Historical Society, also includes Montminy Art Gallery
Warren E. Hearnes Museum Charleston Southeast Biographical information, scroll to listing, museum about Governor Warren E. Hearnes
Washington Firehouse Museum Washington Northwest Firefighting website, antique fire engines and vintage automobiles
Washington Historical Society Museum Washington Northwest Local history website
Watkins Woolen Mill State Park and State Historic Site Lawson Northwest Living 1860s farm, 1860 woolen mill and gristmill, Watkins 1850 Classic Revival style house and outbuildings, museum
Weston Historical Museum Weston Northwest Local history website
Wilson's Creek National Battlefield Republic Southwest Military Includes American Civil War battlefield site and museum
Winston Churchill Memorial and Library Fulton Central Biographical Part of Westminster College
Wonders of Wildlife Museum & Aquarium Springfield Southwest Natural history
World's Largest Toy Museum Branson Southwest Toy website
Wyeth-Tootle Mansion Saint Joseph Northwest Historic house website, Victorian mansion
YouZeum Columbia Central Science website
Zewicki House Museum Linn Central Historic house website, operated by the Osage County Historical Society

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See also

Defunct museums

  • Augusta Station, Augusta, exhibit of model railroads [1]
  • National Coin-Op and Video Game Museum, St. Louis, closed in 1999 [2]

References

  1. ^ http://augustastationmaster.tripod.com/ Augusta Stationmaster site
  2. ^ http://www.coinop.org/features/coinopmuseum/ Information and photos

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