Powers Museum of Carthage History

This museum features displays devoted to topics of Carthage history during mid-April through late October. 2018-2019 exhibit focuses on Carthage and World War I.

A local history library is available during regular hours for self-directed research (assisted research and access to full archives requires an appointment and fee). Tourist info and Route 66 and Jefferson Highway are available on site as well as a gift shop.

See website for more details on exhibit offerings, seasonal hours, monthly programs and off-season special events. Geocache outside. Group tours can be arranged after-hours by advance appointment and fee. Located across from Carthage's Municipal Park and the Ruby Jack Trailhead is nearby. 

Information

Open Seasonally
April — October
Tuesday   12:00PM — 04:00PM
Wednesday   12:00PM — 04:00PM
Thursday   12:00PM — 04:00PM
Friday   12:00PM — 04:00PM
Saturday   12:00PM — 04:00PM
1617 Oak St.
Carthage, MO 64836

Additional Information

Open Seasonally Only
Gift / Souvenir Shop
ADA Fully Compliant
Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only
Tweens (age 6-12)
Teens (13-18)
Adults (18+)
Senior Adults (55+)
ACTIVITIES WITHIN 10 MILES:
Historic District
Backpacking Trail
Winery / Vineyard
Golf
Fishing
Biking / Walking Trails
Camping
Service Animals Welcome
Pets Allowed Outdoors On A Leash
Donations Accepted
Cash
Discover
Mastercard
Personal Check
Visa
Reservations Not Accepted
Advance Contact Required
Comp Policy Offered

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