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Since 1988, the Powers Museum has been serving Carthage, Missouri, as a local history museum with programs and rotating exhibits.
Hours through Sept. 27 (exceptions noted below): Tues. - Sat. 10:30 am to 4:30 pm. Call 417-237-0456 for further information or confirm opening especially week of Aug. 26 should AC problems experienced this past weekend not be resolved.
~~ UPCOMING SPECIAL PROGRAMS ~~
September 16 Museum CLOSED
September 21 Sunday Opening 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Joe Maddox of Kansas City, Missouri Humanities Council Speaker Bureau Selection, "Battle of Westport & African-American Soldiers Who Ended Slavery in Missouri"
Sept. 28 - October 2 CLOSED to finish Maple Leaf Festival Quilt Show display set-up. Quilt Show opens Friday October 3.
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Digital Collection Website
Carthage 1940-1990 Pictorial Book Books can be purchased at the musuem as well as Oldies & Oddities downtown from the museum's selling case as well as at other locations around town.
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