Museums

GLORE PSYCHIATRIC MUSEUM, ST. JOSEPH MUSEUM, BLACK ARCHIVES MUSEUM, DOLL MUSEUM
Four Great Museums, One Great Location, One Admission Price
LOCATION
3406 Frederick Avenue
St. Joseph, MO 64506

Mailing Address: PO Box 8096, St. Joseph, MO 64508

HOURS
Monday–Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday 1pm-5pm
ADMISSION
Adults - $6.00 (We accept cash, check or major credit cards at the St. Joseph Museum's three sites located on Frederick Ave.)

Seniors ( 62 and Above) - $5.00

Students $4.00
Children Under 6: Free
Free for Museum Members

We provide guided tours of any or all of our museums and group rates for adult tours are available. To schedule a group tour for adults or students, please call 1-800-530-8866 or 816-232-8471. Holiday Closings: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Easter Sunday, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve.

WYETH TOOTLE MANSION
43-Room Gothic Style Mansion, Built In 1879
LOCATION
1100 Charles St
St. Joseph, MO 64501

Mailing Address: PO Box 8096, St. Joseph, MO 64508
HOURS
Open by appointment for tour groups, rentals and special occasions until April 2016, when regular weekend hours resume.


Please call 816-232-8471 or email sjm@stjosephmuseum.net to arrange a tour or to rent the Mansion for a special occasion.

Google Cultural Institute

The St. Joseph Museums is live on the Google Cultural Institute! You can now tour the Glore Psychiatric Museum through Google Street View and get a close up look at some of our collection through the Dolls of the World exhibit.
New! To learn more about the Native American collection from St. Joseph resident Harry L. George, please click here.

Upcoming Events

Wyeth-Tootle Mansion is Open for the Season! - You don’t have to travel a great distance to get a taste of European architecture. The German-inspired 1879 Wyeth-Tootle Mansion in St. Joseph, Missouri, provides an accessible (and unforgettable) educational experience. The Mansion will be open on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. through October 29, 2016.

May 26, 2016 - Annual Mah Jongg Party at the Mansion - Calling all Mah Jongg players! The St. Joseph Museum has your table ready, and you and your group are cordially invited to join in the fun of the annual Mah Jongg Party at the Mansion. The party will be held at the Wyeth-Tootle Mansion, 1100 Charles Street, from 12 to 3:30 p.m. - There are only two tables left!

June 9, 2016 - Adeline, a Savannah, Missouri, Slave
Black Archives Museum, 3406 Frederick Avenue - 6 p.m. The story of Adeline, a slave in Savannah, Missouri, will be presented by master storyteller Dr. Gladys Caines-Coggswell of the Missouri Humanities Council Speakers Bureau. Admission: Free

June 17, 2016 - Rush for the Gold Patron’s Party – Culver’s Barn, 13460 NE State Route 6 - 6:00 p.m.
Join us for a western style dinner featuring the Gashouse Gang’s ribs, music, and a silent auction.
$75 per person - Paid reservations required. Please call the St. Joseph Museum at 816-232-8471 to make a reservation.

June 29, 2016 - Fame & Politics: The Life of Ruth Warrick, Wyeth-Tootle Mansion, 1100 Charles St., 5 to 7 p.m. - In films, St. Joseph, Missouri, born actress Ruth Warrick will indelibly be referred to as the castoff first "Mrs. Citizen Kane." As a television actress, she will forever be synonymous with her character of Phoebe Tyler Wallingford, the grand lady of Pine Valley. But she was more than that. Ruth Warrick led an amazing life. The story of her career, philanthropy, and political activism will be told in a new exhibit at the Wyeth-Tootle Mansion, which will open on what would have been her 100th birthday. Admission is free.

July 29 & July 30, 2016- Campout with your child or grand-child at the Henry Doorley Zoo and Aquarium® in Omaha, Nebraska, on the St. Joseph Museums summer trip. Children are invited to grab a parent(s) or grandparent(s) and join in this adult/child getaway, which takes on Friday, July 29 and Saturday, July 30. Participants will enjoy a sleeping bag safari inside the Scott Aquarium/Shark Reef on the evening of July 29. The visit will include drinks, snacks, an animal visit, and breakfast the following morning. Trip participants will also receive a campout patch and t-shirt. The next morning, campers are free to experience the Henry Doorley Zoo at their own pace until 3 p.m.

To see a full list of events, please click Here