Learn about St. Joseph founder Joseph Robidoux in this series of connected houses built in the late 1840s.


May through September: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Tuesday - Friday; 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Saturday - Sunday
October through April: noon - 4:00 pm, Tuesday - Friday
Closed Sunday and Monday. Closed January and holidays.

Contact Information

3rd & Poulin
St. Joseph, MO 64501
Phone: 816-232-5861

Location Type

Historic Home
National Register of Historic Places

Site Info

Bus / RV Parking
Group Meeting Room
Group Tours

A series of connected houses was built in the late 1840's by city founder, Joseph Robidoux. This museum includes the restoration of Robidoux's personal quarters, furnishings and some of his belongings.

The museum is operated by the St. Joseph Historical Society and includes additional items associated with the City's long history.


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