Sheraton Elms Tallyho
Regent Spring Park with Swinging Bridge in the background
Salt Sulphur Spring Pavilion by Elms Hotel
First Elms Hotel - 1888
Riding Club in front of Benton Hotel
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Wabash Depot (now Wabash BBQ)
Original Siloam Spring Pavilion - 1888
Excelsior Springs
Excelsior Springs Fair Association Harness Race - 1909
DX Station on Thompson Ave
Excelsior Springs Hunt Club
Castle Rock Hotel (later Spa View Nursing Home)
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John Q Taxpayer - in front of Hall of Waters
Jones Soda Well
Milwaukee Depot
Blenders Restaurant (later Gold Dust)
Broadway Buffet (aka Atlas)
Excelsior Springs Mineral Water Bottling Company
Siloam Spring Pavilion & Sulpho Saline Pavilion - 1905
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Sheraton Elms Tallyho Regent Spring Park with Swinging Bridge in the background Salt Sulphur Spring Pavilion by Elms Hotel First Elms Hotel - 1888 Riding Club in front of Benton Hotel 2020.106.6a 2020.84.13a Wabash Depot (now Wabash BBQ) Original Siloam Spring Pavilion - 1888 Excelsior Springs Excelsior Springs Fair Association Harness Race - 1909 DX Station on Thompson Ave Excelsior Springs Hunt Club Castle Rock Hotel (later Spa View Nursing Home) 2020.70.3a John Q Taxpayer - in front of Hall of Waters Jones Soda Well Milwaukee Depot Blenders Restaurant (later Gold Dust) Broadway Buffet (aka Atlas) Excelsior Springs Mineral Water Bottling Company Siloam Spring Pavilion & Sulpho Saline Pavilion - 1905 2020.106.7a

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Upcoming Events

2022

  • The Museum is open Tuesday-Saturday, 11AM-4PM.
  • Nov. 26 is Small Business Saturday. 10% discount on all gift shop items!
  • Dec. 1, 2022-Jan. 30, 2023: Museum's annual winter break.

2023

  • Dec. 1, 2022-Jan. 30, 2023: Museum's annual winter break.
  • Feb. 1, 2023-Mar. 31, 2023: Museum reopens on a three-day schedule (Tues, Fri, Sat)
  • Apr. 1, 2023: Museum reopens on its normal five-day schedule

We'll be celebrating the 100th birthday of Lake Maurer next year with new displays, and we'd love for your family to be a part of it! Please share any photos you have of Lake Maurer -- gatherings at the pool, the skating rink, on the train or playing miniature golf, family reunions, business parties, baseball games -- we'd love to preserve those memories at the Museum. We don't have any photos of the annual Boy Scout campout and diving competitions! Attach .jpgs below or send them to our email (emuseum101@gmail.com.) We'd love to hear your memories -- post below! ... See MoreSee Less
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The historic Woods Memorial Christian Church bell will be preserved by the Excelsior Springs Museum & Archives thanks to the congregants, including Joyce McKown, shown here presenting a check for $15,000 to Darryl Couts. We're working on a plan to build a new bell tower to house it and to make sure we can continue to share the history of church and its congregation today and in the future! We are so appreciative of these church members, even as we reflect with sadness about losing this historic church in our downtown. ... See MoreSee Less
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Museum Lion in Winter: The Museum is now on its winter break, closed to the public in December and January. But the gift shop is open 24/7 on our website at www.esmuseum.com. If you need research help, please go to our website at www.esmuseum.com and look for the Research tab. Fill out the research form and pay via PayPal or credit card to get the research started -- depending, of course, on volunteer availability. We'll do our best! ... See MoreSee Less
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The Museum is open today 11-4 with a 10% discount on all items in our gift shop, which includes T-shirts, ornaments, books and more! Find that special item for your loved one and support your local museum! Take a selfie amid local history! Be sure to check out all the deals that your local merchants have throughout our beautiful, historic town! #shoplocal @smallbusinesssaturday #localhistory #museum #trippflag #excelsiorspringsmo #toomanyexclamationpoints ... See MoreSee Less
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