General John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Site

General of the Armies John J. "Black Jack" Pershing (September 1860-July 1948), was and is the highest ranking military officer in U.S. history. He lived in this home from age 6 (1866) until 1882, when he left for West Point.

Tours of the house and exhibits in Prairie Mound School interpret his life. Check the website for tour times and fees.


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1100 Pershing Drive
Laclede, MO 64651

Additional Information

Open Year-round
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
No Smoking
All Ages
Pets Are Not Allowed
Service Animals Welcome
Less Than $10
Personal Check
Group Discount
Advance Contact Required

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