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Patee House Museum

1202 Penn St, Saint Joseph, MO 64503-2560
+1 816-232-8206
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Great place for the family!

Fabulous museum! Great place to entertain family young and old. We had a great time with all our... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
Jim L
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Bolckow
amazing visit\

most amazing place I have ever visited so much to see and so much history I loved the carosoul ride... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Robin W
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Overview

  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“patee house” (47 reviews)
“full size” (18 reviews)
“civil war” (37 reviews)
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Hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
LOCATION
1202 Penn St, Saint Joseph, MO 64503-2560
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+1 816-232-8206
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Reviews (384)

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"patee house"
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"full size"
in 18 reviews
"civil war"
in 37 reviews
"merry go round"
in 13 reviews
"jesse james"
in 72 reviews
"luxury hotel"
in 11 reviews
"general store"
in 11 reviews
"pony express"
in 103 reviews
"mail car"
in 10 reviews
"working carousel"
in 9 reviews
"steam locomotive"
in 12 reviews
"dentist office"
in 8 reviews
"train engine"
in 8 reviews
"main street"
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"two floors"
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"barber shop"
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"local history"
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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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Reviewed 11 October 2017

What a fantastic museum. It went on forever. So much to see. Gave a fantastic picture of how the world was in different times. Great stories and pictures as well as artifacts, furniture and replications of residential rooms and businesses. Highly informational and interesting. Glad...More

Thank froggyv
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful museum very well kept and so much to see. The history of the house itself is fascinating as well as the part were the Pony Express Station was located. Then there is also a train station rebuild, a general store, a saloon, hotel rooms...More

Thank eva1500
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Unbelievable collections of history memobellia displayed in context. Could easily spend several hours if reading the documents or a visual overload in less time. Jessie He's house and artifa rd adjacent to the museum. Don't miss this one.

Thank Linda B
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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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