Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum
The museum features an extensive collection of telephones manufactured from the late 1800s through the 2000s, hundreds of pieces of telephone-related equipment, memorabilia from the 1880s through 2000s, military telephones from WWI through the Gulf War and a large-collection of novelty phones. There are many hands-on, how-things-work exhibits which encourage all visitors to explore the history of the telephone. Enjoy nostalgia from the early years of the telephone. It's a fun family adventure, an educational field trip for students and an enjoyable group outing. TripAdvisor has given us a Travelers Ranking of #3 of 251 Things to Do in St. Louis and we are #1 of 55 Museums in St. Louis.
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My sister and I ventured to this Museum because of her curiosity and her 40 years of experience at AT&T. We were not disappointed with the collection and the work of the volunteers to create this...Full Review
Upon walking in you will believe that you can toss this off within 10 minutes. WRONG! Take advantage of the volunteer docents and you will pass a very enjoyable and informative 1+hour(s). Even our 14...Full Review