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Welcome to the Campbell House Museum


In the inter­est of pub­lic health the Muse­um will be closed until Wednes­day, April 22, 2020. Call 314–421-0325 for more infor­ma­tion. 

Built in 1851, the first house in the ele­gant Lucas Place neigh­bor­hood, the Camp­bell House was the home of renowned fur trad­er and entre­pre­neur Robert Camp­bell and his fam­ily from 1854 until 1938. The muse­um con­tains hun­dreds of orig­i­nal Camp­bell pos­ses­sions includ­ing fur­ni­ture, paint­ings, cloth­ing, let­ters, car­riages and a unique set of inte­rior pho­tographs tak­en in the mid-1880s.

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1508 Locust Street | St. Louis, MO 63103 | (314) 421‑0325

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Fall 2019 Newsletter

Here is what is new at the Camp­bell House. Get all up to date on every­thing hap­pen­ing at the Camp­bell House. Fol­low this link to the Fall 2019 newslet­ter.

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MARCH 1, 2019: “A” is for Accession

Way, way back at the begin­ning of this blog, we cov­ered the process of acces­sion­ing, or bring­ing objects into the muse­um’s col­lec­tion. Recent­ly, while doing some research for ongo­ing acces­sion­ing here at the muse­um, we came across our hum­ble lit­tle blog post on the sec­ond page of a Google search for “muse­um acces­sion”…

Click “more from our blog” below to con­tinue read­ing…

More from our blog


Mon­day By Appoint­ment
Tues­day By Appoint­ment
Wednes­day 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thurs­day 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Fri­day 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sat­ur­day 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sun­day 12 to 4 p.m.



Free park­ing is avail­able in the lot direct­ly next to the Muse­um. Street park­ing is avail­able at park­ing meters (free on Sun­day) on both Locust and 15th Streets.


The Muse­um is locat­ed at the south­west cor­ner of 15th and Locust Streets in down­town St. Louis, just one block west of the St. Louis Pub­lic Library.

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