Field House Museum

Field House Museum

634 South Broadway, Saint Louis, MO 63102 - United States

314-421-4689

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Immerse yourself in 19th century St. Louis at the Field House Museum. This row house was built in 1850 and was home to two great men of St. Louis: Roswell Field and his son Eugene Field.

Guided tours of historic home will regale you with stories of the Field family while you admire furnishing and items that belonged to Eugene Field, the “Children’s Poet”. Learn about his father, Roswell Field, and how his philosophical thinking took the Dred Scott case to the United States Supreme Court.

After your guided tour take your time in the museum where rotating exhibits further expand upon the many stories we have to tell.

Exhibits

Finishing Touches: Fashion Accessories of the late 1800s and early 1900s
September 2019 - March 2020

Foundations of Freedom
February 2019 - January 2020

Things That Make You Go Vroom
September 2019 - March 2020

Field's Fabulous Food Stories
July 2019 - January 2020

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