St Joseph attractions

Museum in St Joseph

Glore Psychiatric Museum

Housed in the former 'State Lunatic Asylum No 2,' this museum gives a frightening and fascinating look at lobotomies, the 'bath of surprise' and other discredited treatments. Price includes admission to three other …
Museum in St Joseph

Patee House Museum

Still imposing, the 1858 Patee House has had a long and historic life. It now showcases the city's rich history with exhibits full of 19th-century memorabilia. Next door (within the same museum complex), the outlaw …
Museum in St Joseph

Pony Express National Museum

The first Pony Express set out – carrying mail from 'St Jo' to California, 2000 miles west – in 1860. This museum, from which the horses once departed, is just a few brick-paved streets over from Patee House Museum.