Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum

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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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Sunday visit to the Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum
Reviewed By Jjtoo413 July 2019

An excellent history of the telephone from the Alexander Graham Bell liquid phone through modern day equipment. An extensive collection of phone equipment and memorabilia with a wonderful guideded...

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Great visit
Reviewed By ladyt202 July 2019

Very informative history of all types of telephones. Great personalized tours give by volunteers. Amazing! Hidden jewel!

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Excellent Museum At The Old Barracks
Reviewed By deflume1 June 2019

My wife and I are visiting St. Louis for a wedding, and of all the things to do in St. Louis, this was at the top of our list. It is an incredibly cool museum where you learn about the history of...

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