Powers Museum of Carthage History

This museum features displays devoted to topics of Carthage history. Occasional traveling exhibits and special programs April through October. 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, gift shop and Jasper County/Tri-State Route 66 and Jefferson Highway guides are available. See website for more details on exhibit offerings, seasonal hours, special events, monthly (in-season) Sunday afternoon speakers series and off-season special events. Geocache inside and on-site. Group tours can be arranged after-hours by advance appointment and fee. Located across from Carthage's Municipal Park and Ruby Jack Trailhead nearby.


Check website for details
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+)
Historic District
Backpacking Trail
Winery / Vineyard
Biking / Walking Trails
Pets Are Not Allowed
Service Animals Welcome
Donations Accepted
Personal Check
American Express Card
Reservations Not Accepted
Advance Contact Required
Comp Policy Offered

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