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Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum

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Discover how a young boy growing up in the small village of Hannibal became one of the world’s most beloved authors.

A self-guided tour of the Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum gives you the chance to explore the Hannibal of Samuel Clemens and experience the amazing stories he created through the power of his imagination.

The properties include six historically significant buildings; including the boyhood home of Samuel Clemens, a National Historic Landmark, plus two interactive museums whose collections include 15 original Norman Rockwell paintings and a wealth of Twain artifacts and first editions.

Experience interactive exhibits, live performances, historic artifacts, treasured Clemens family belongings, original Norman Rockwell paintings and other items.

Admission: $12; ages 60+, $10; ages 6-17, $6; younger than 6, free.

The Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum Properties are open year-round, except on major Holidays.

    • Monday – Sunday | 9:00 am – 5:00 pm April through October

Monday – Sunday | 10:00 am – 4:00 pm November through March

  • (Closed Major Holidays: Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day)
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120 N. Main St.
Hannibal, MO 63401

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
No Smoking
Activities Within 10 Miles
Historic District
Cost Of Admission
Charges Admission
Discounts Offered
Group Discount
Military Discount
Senior Citizen Discount
General Interest Info
Gift / Souvenir Shop
Open Year-round
This Facility Is In The National Register Of Historic Places
Group Policy
Advance Contact Requested
Guest Reservations Needed?
Reservations Not Required
Pet Policy
Pets Are Not Allowed
Service Animals Welcome
Suitable For These Age Groups
Family Friendly
Adults Only
Designed for Kids
Types Of Payment Accepted
Personal Check
American Express Card