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Patee House Museum

1202 Penn Street, Saint Joseph, MO 64503-2560
+1 816-232-8206
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Wonderful Museum

My husband and I took a Christmas bus tour with a large group of people in November, 2017 and this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joan P
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Winnipeg, Canada
Lots of midwest history!

Took my 14 year old & 3 year old grandsons, & they had a lot of fun, especially on the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Trish D
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Phenix City, Alabama
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  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“civil war” (37 reviews)
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1202 Penn Street, Saint Joseph, MO 64503-2560
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+1 816-232-8206
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took a Christmas bus tour with a large group of people in November, 2017 and this was one of our site-seeing stops. Wonderful pieces of history are here. This landmark was built in 1858 as a hotel. It was headquarters for...More

Thank Joan P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my 14 year old & 3 year old grandsons, & they had a lot of fun, especially on the merry-go-round! Loved the area that is set up like a town, & the trains were awesome.

1  Thank Trish D
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We have started taking our 5 year old grandson on historical vacations each year and this was a great stop. He really enjoyed being able to see it set up in what seemed real settings for each exhibit.. Of course he loved the train, carousel...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

Fabulous museum! Great place to entertain family young and old. We had a great time with all our family including our 20 month grandson.

Thank Jim L
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

most amazing place I have ever visited so much to see and so much history I loved the carosoul ride the gentleman running it was so sweet and helpful .I would go 100 x"s again if I lived closer .

Thank Robin W
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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

This place is some what entertaining. I don’t think it’s worth the money. We went on a very dead day so we got the whole place to ourself. It also closes early so we were rushed out. This is a great place to stop by...More

Thank Veronica M
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

This museum has a wealth of knowledge for anyone wanting information on how the Civil War effected this small Missouri town. I was surprised to find a locomotive and train car in the museum. There was also a full size carousel that ran locally at...More

Thank katwok
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The museum captures the social and political changes through the history of the Patee House itself. It’s furnishings and exhibits have an authentic appeal and provide personal insight into the changing times and fashions. The carousel and the wonderful Perry provide a special touch to...More

Thank Bill H
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Very interactive and engaging. This is a must see for all ages and will absolutely captivate your imagination.

Thank Samuel-Tracy S
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

There are so many great exhibits here. It made the Wild West come to life. After 2 hours we wanted more.

Thank Mary S
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Hours: M-Sa 10 am - 5 pm, Su 1-5 pm; off-season weekends only. (Call to verify)Phone: 816-232-8206
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