Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum

  • Museums | Museums/Galleries
  • South/Southwest
  • South

The museum features an extensive collection of telephones manufactured from the early 1900s through the 2000s, hundreds of pieces of telephone-related equipment, memorabilia from the 1880s through 2000s, military telephones from WWII through the Vietnam 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.

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Good pass time
Reviewed By andrewj0706 April 2019

Overall good experience. They were very knowledgeable on the subject, polite, and had tons of different phones from different time periods.

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Hidden Gem
Reviewed By sherry2256 April 2019

Fun. Fun. Fun. This small museum is run and staffed by very knowledgeable volunteers. There is a huge assortment of phones throughout the times. When a staff member offers to show you...

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Small find in STL
Reviewed By kckmom2000 April 2019

Great seeing and hearing the history of the OLD telephones and companies! Real gem, had fun seeing old phones and bringing back childhood-early adulthood memories. Lots of information and TOTALLY...

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