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This 6-foot-by-14 foot mural, Benton's last signed large-scale work, is displayed in the Joplin city hall. The mural depicts Joplin in 1900.

Benton grew up in Neosho and worked as a newspaper cartoonist in Joplin. Along with the original mural, Joplin City Hall offers a display that shows the evolution of the mural that Mr. Benton created for Joplin.

Items utilized from the beginning of the mural process to the end are available for public viewing Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.


Weekdays   08:00AM — 05:00PM
602 S. Main St.
Joplin, MO 64801

Additional Information

General Interest Info
Open Year-round
This Facility Is On The National Register Of Historic Places
Travelers With Disabilities Information
ADA Fully Compliant
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
No Smoking
Suitable For These Age Groups
All Ages
Pet Policy
Pets Are Not Allowed
Service Animals Welcome
Cost Of Admission
Free Admission
Guest Reservations Needed?
Reservations Not Required
Group Policy
Advance Contact Requested
Activities On-site
Historic District