Scott Joplin House State Historic Site

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This restored Civil War era structure was once the home of Scott Joplin, the famous ragtime composer and is a National Historic Landmark. Guided tours daily on the hour. Save time for playing the player piano.

2658 Delmar Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63103

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68 Reviews | Write a Review
Make sure Royce will be there
Reviewed By Mike H September 2023

The museum and site are fine, given the dearth of information about Joplin's time in St. Louis. The highlight of the visit is definitely a performance of ragtime music by a young musician named...

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Haunting music
Reviewed By pierronzollo August 2023

Joplin is reputed to have written several of his classic pieces during his short tenure as a resident here. The tour, in its own way, does its utmost with very little material. Joplin deserves a...

Full Review
A learning experience
Reviewed By katyrwalls July 2022

I learned so much here about Scott Joplin and Ragtime Music. Our guide was great and even "played" one of his Ragtime songs on a player piano for us.

Full Review

Hours

Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m tours every hour on the hour from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

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TripAdvisor Rating:

68 Reviews | Write a Review
Make sure Royce will be there
Reviewed By Mike H September 2023

The museum and site are fine, given the dearth of information about Joplin's time in St. Louis. The highlight of the visit is definitely a performance of ragtime music by a young musician named...

Full Review
Haunting music
Reviewed By pierronzollo August 2023

Joplin is reputed to have written several of his classic pieces during his short tenure as a resident here. The tour, in its own way, does its utmost with very little material. Joplin deserves a...

Full Review
A learning experience
Reviewed By katyrwalls July 2022

I learned so much here about Scott Joplin and Ragtime Music. Our guide was great and even "played" one of his Ragtime songs on a player piano for us.

Full Review