Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum – Candlestick Telephone Exhibit | Kids Out and About St. Louis

Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum – Candlestick Telephone Exhibit

Housed in a beautifully restored 1896 building, the museum features an extensive collection of telephones, telephone-related equipment and memorabilia. The self-guided, accessible museum has many hands-on, how-things-work displays. The displays were created to inspire an interest in engineering and history.

Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum – Candlestick Telephone Exhibit

 

Hush-a-Phone, Scissor Phones, One of the First Rotary Dial Phones – these are some of the telephones you’ll see at the Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum.

 

Housed in a restored 1896 building, the history museum also features an extensive collection of telephones manufactured from the early 1900s through the 2000s, hundreds of pieces of telephone-related equipment, memorabilia from 1880s through the 2000s and military telephones from WWI through the Gulf War.  It is located in the historic Jefferson Barracks Park.

 

The museum has many hands-on, how-things-work exhibits which were created to inspire an interest in engineering and history. 

Location:

Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum – Candlestick Telephone Exhibit
12 Hancock Ave
Saint Louis, MO, 63125
United States

Phone:

314-416-8004
Contact name: 
JB Telephone Museum
Email address: 
Dates: 
08/22/2019
08/23/2019
08/24/2019
Time: 
9:00 AM
Price: 
Adults $5, Seniors $4, Children Ages 5-12 $3

Ages

4-5 years 6-8 years 9-12 years Teenagers All Ages Adults & kids together