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.
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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. Looking for a hotel near the Wyeth Tootle Mansion? Please click here

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.
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Upcoming Events

January through April - "The Secret Project" Temporary Exhibit at the Glore Psychiatric Museum, 3406 Frederick Avenue - The Secret Project is an ongoing collection of artwork inspired by secrets shared from around the world via social media, e-mail, and in person.

Feb. 23 - Black Archives Hall of Fame Induction, Black Archives Museum, 3406 Frederick Ave., 5 to 7 p.m. – Induction at 5:30 p.m. - Two new inductees will be added to the Black Archives Museum Hall of Fame, which showcases the achievements of St. Joseph’s black community. Admission is free.

March 16 - Blue Eyed Doll – Program by the Author – Doll Museum, 3406 Frederick Avenue – 6 p.m. - In 1926, a time of growing tensions between Japan and the U.S., Dr. Sidney L. Gulick came up with the idea to have American children send dolls to the children in Japan as a good will gesture. The Blue-eyed Dolls were received in Japan with such enthusiasm that about 2.6 million Japanese children contributed one sen (about a half penny) each to create Japanese Friendship Dolls to send to American children. The featured speaker for the program will be Deanna Klingel, the author of the Blue Eyed Doll, a book about the project. Admission: Free

March 24 & April 28 - Director Tours - The St. Joseph Museums, Inc., and the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art have joined together to provide a “Director Tours” package. They will begin at the St. Joseph Museum, 3406 Frederick Avenue, in St. Joseph, Missouri, at 10 a.m. on both dates. The morning tour will be led by St. Joseph Museums Director Sara Wilson. Then tour participants will have lunch at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, 2818 Frederick Avenue, and enjoy a tour of the museum led by AKMA Director Dr. Brett Knappe. Space is limited and paid reservations are required. The cost is $35 per person, which includes guided tours at the St. Joseph Museum and the AKMA and lunch in the AKMA Café. To make a reservation, please call 816-233-7003 or visit albrecht-kemper.org.

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