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Jesse James Home Museum

#5 of 43 things to do in Saint Joseph Features Animals
12th and Penn Street, Saint Joseph, MO 64503
+1 816-232-8206
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Interesting to see oncw

We enjoyed seeing this house as a piece of St. Joe history. The man working at the museum was... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
Rachel L
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Really interesting.

Very quaint and very interesting. Lots to see and learn about. The house tour was very cool. It was... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
Jessi H
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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12th and Penn Street, Saint Joseph, MO 64503
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+1 816-232-8206
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed seeing this house as a piece of St. Joe history. The man working at the museum was knowledgeable and we enjoyed chatting with him. There's also an audio recording overhead which is helpful and informative.

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Very quaint and very interesting. Lots to see and learn about. The house tour was very cool. It was really cool to see the historic sites.

Thank Jessi H
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Very detailed and interesting materials. Not only about Jesse but also about his family and the moving of his house.

Thank Brittney B
Reviewed 31 January 2017

very interesting thought a donation would of been enough but they actually charge you to see 3 rooms!

Thank hvyonne35
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This small house is outfitted and decorated in the proper historical period décor, with real artifacts and furniture dating back to the 1870's. For those who have not been indoctrinated with western American history, it can be much more interesting. It is not a "Hands...More

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is a very small, 4 room house but with its history you can hardly pass it by. The gentleman at the door was very friendly & knowledgeable & there were several things to look at and read. The furnishings aren't original to the home...More

Thank rannydef
Reviewed 29 November 2016

So if you are in St. Joseph you have to stop to see the bullet hole, but that's about it here. There are some other good artifacts here, but this is just a small little stop to learn a little about Jesse James--or at least...More

Thank cvon27
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This was fun. Small but interesting. The gentleman at the front was very friendly and willing to answer questions. It's not a huge site for hours to spend there, but it is well worth a visit.

Thank AniKinTN
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Great piece if history. Loved seeing the house. It's conveniently located and and a good piece of history.

Thank twinmom40
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We decided on spur of the moment to go. It was very interesting. Worker was very knowledgeable. History buffs should definitely stop here! Many real life artifacts.

Thank bob2488
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Patty L
We are planning a trip to St. Joseph on Feb. 16th and would like to the hours for the Jesse James House. Thank you
18 January 2015|
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Hours of Operation: January through March Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. April through October Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Sunday 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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Patty L
We are planning a trip to St. Joseph, MO in the middle of Feb. What are the hours of the Patee House Museum, Jesse James Home and Pony Express National Memorial? Thank you for any information you can send us. Patty and Bruce in Duluth, Mn
15 January 2015|
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Patty L
We are planning a trip to St. Joseph, MO in the middle of Feb. What are the hours of the Patee House Museum, Jesse James Home and Pony Express National Memorial? Thank you for any information you can send us. Patty and Bruce in Duluth, Mn
15 January 2015|
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