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Address: 12th and Penn Street, Saint Joseph, MO 64503
Phone Number: 816-232-8206
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Very informative

Right outside the Patee museum. The original home Jesse James was shot in. It had lots of information and pictures of interest. Kind of a high fee for such a small place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
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kansas city, mo
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kansas city, mo
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Right outside the Patee museum. The original home Jesse James was shot in. It had lots of information and pictures of interest. Kind of a high fee for such a small place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

The house and museum are a great piece of history. Showing you a look into his life and into the home Jesse grew up in. Also close by is a restaurant with good food. Come visit our little town. we have history all over town.

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Leavenworth, Kansas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The host was nice but a little quirky. They play an audio tape for which you have to stay in 1 room to listen to instead of having a guide. There are only 4 rooms. A lot of the items are not original. Its neat looking at the front of the house that faces the museum otherwise not much there.

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Waverly, Iowa
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22 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Their are som neat things here. Like a love seat with a back on one side to force the girl to sit close, some naughty boot removers and of course the usual collection of western and Jesse stuff

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Prairie Village, Kansas
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142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

fascinating place to see at least once for $4. You can see the bullethole from where Jesse was shot and family history information. The Adjacent Patee museum is an absolute must see. Thanks!

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Cancun, Mexico, North America
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Didn't realize Jesse James was murdered in his own home until I was standing inside in the actual room, staring at the bullet hole in the wall. It's a very tiny home, just three rooms, and it gets pretty crowded so it's sometimes difficult to see things - not the place if you don't like small places or feeling crowded.... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I normally don't like to glorify a man who was known to have killed I believe 17 individuals and was admittedly an outlaw but the legend deserves study and this brief encounter in the home in which he was killed is as fascinating as the person who was the ticket seller for the venue. His stories added a great deal... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Very informative. Separate admission but take with the Patee House tour. Lots of details about the murder of Jesse James.

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Berrien Springs, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Walking thru and home and the history involved about Jesse James was very interesting. The guide was very informative. Love the History of the old west.

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Baldwin City, Kansas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

House where Jesse James lived and was killed by the coward Robert Ford. Has exhibit with replica of James' skull illustrating bullet entries which captivated the group.

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