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Cole Camp Museum

The Cole Camp Museum is located at 108 S. Maple Street, just south of Route 52, at the four-way stop in Cole Camp.  

We are dedicated to preserving our local history and heritage. More information about the museum can be found on our website.

Cole Camp is one of the oldest communities in west central Missouri, with the first settler arriving in 1829. By the Mid 1830's the town was established and the area around it was rapidly being settled. One of the first battles of the Civil War was fought two miles east of Cole Camp, and Cole Camp continued top be an important location throughout the war. The town and the surrounding countryside boasts of several pre-Civil War homes and buildings, most of which are still in use. The downtown area was well on its way to being established in the 1890's and remains the economic center of the community. The City has been awarded a state grant to conduct a survey of historical resources with the objective of having the town placed on the National Historic Register.

Take a step back in time. Private tours are available.

2020 Hours
July 1 - October 31
Wednesday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
CLOSED  Monday -Tuesday
Museum open on weekends Fri., Sat., Sun. only in May and November 

For special or private tours contact
Lillie 573-377-2250, Suzanne 660-221-4001 and 660-668-4997


Open Seasonally
June — October
Check website for details
108 S. Maple St.
Cole Camp, MO 65325

Additional Information

Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only
Historic District
Winery / Vineyard
Biking / Walking Trails
Pets Are Not Allowed

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