Crisp Museum

518 S. Fountain St.
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701- Map It
(573) 651-2260

AAA Editor Notes

Crisp Museum is at 518 S. Fountain St. in the Holland School of Visual and Performing Arts on the River Campus of Southeast Missouri State University. The collections represent regional archeology, fine art and history. Of special interest is the museum's extensive collection of prehistoric Native American artifacts, including ceramic conch shell effigies, stone tools, and cups and bowls. Kachina dolls, blankets, baskets and examples of decorative beadwork can be seen. An interactive Lewis and Clark exhibit, a life-size diorama of a Native American hut, exhibits about native wildlife, and a small art museum with changing exhibits also are included. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Hours: Tues.-Fri. 10-5, Sat.-Sun. 1-4, mid-Aug. to mid-May; Tues.-Fri. 10-4, Sat.-Sun. 1-4, rest of year. Also open first Fri. of the month 5-8, with extended hours on performance evenings. Closed major holidays.