Crisp Museum is located inside Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus at 518 S. Fountain St., Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701. Admission is free to the fine art gallery and history gallery.
A video in the museum's theatre highlights southeast Missouri's heritage.

Mondays and major holidays: closed
Tues.-Fri.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tues.-Fri.: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (Summer Hours)
Sat.-Sun.: 1-4 p.m.

News

  • 38th Annual High School Art Exhibition Opens Feb. 7 at Crisp Museum

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 26, 2016 – Beginning Feb. 7, the “Exhibiting Excellence: 38th Annual High School Art Exhibition,” an invitational juried art exhibit for high 11th and 12th grade students in southeast Missouri and southern Illinois, will be displayed in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s […]
  • November Museum Events Celebrate American Artist Thomas Hart Benton

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Oct. 26, 2015 — “Thomas Hart Benton: American Mythologies” opens Nov. 6 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The public is invited to several events in November celebrating Thomas Hart Benton’s life, his work and his impact on the history of […]
  • Collaborative Miniature Paintings by Horrel, Bailey Showcased in Transition Spaces 15.2

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Oct. 19, 2015 — Aaron Horrel and Barbara Bailey: Transition Spaces 15.2 opens Oct. 30 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The public is invited to view the exhibition beginning Oct. 30. An opening reception will be held 4-8 p.m. Nov. […]
  • Origins of the Blues Ring True in ‘A Song From the Field’

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Aug. 24, 2015 — “A Song From the Field” opens Sept. 4 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. “A Song from the Field” is a product of the journey taken both physically and spiritually into the Mississippi Delta by William Burton […]