Crisp Museum

Crisp Museum is located inside Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus at 518 S. Fountain St., Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701. Admission is free. Southeast Missouri's heritage is highlighted in an informative video. To schedule tours email museum@semo.edu or call (573) 651-2660.

Summer weekdays closing at 4 p.m. through August 9 
Mon.-Fri.: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. beginning August 12
Sat.-Sun.: 1-4 p.m.
Closed Aug. 31, Sept. 1 and 2, Nov. 27-30, Dec. 1,Dec. 24-Jan. 1, Jan. 20,  April 10-12

Visit our Education link and Exhibitions link for an up to date list of activities and events.

News

    Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Escape the Museum’ Nov. 16-17

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is hosting “Escape the Museum” from 1-4 p.m. Nov. 16-17. During this escape room-inspired event, visitors must solve a series of problems and obstacles to make their escape from the Crisp Museum. The museum’s collections become the backdrop and clues in [...]


    Crisp Museum Invites Visitors to ‘Folktales, Crafts and Music’ Family Day Nov. 9

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will celebrate a Family Day on Nov. 9 with “Folktales, Crafts and Music.” This free event is scheduled from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and offers an afternoon of discovery and celebration of the folktales, crafts and traditional music from Appalachia [...]


    Crisp Museum Hosting Fiber Arts Meet Up Nov. 1 and 15

    The Southeast Missouri State University and local communities are welcome at the Fiber Arts Meet Up Nov. 1 and 15, from 1-3 p.m. During the event, hosted by the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum and Emily Denlinger, professor and area head of digital art, participants are encouraged to bring their knitting, embroidery, felting, [...]


    Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Leaves in Watercolor’ Make and Take Activity Nov. 1-2

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will host a “Leaves in Watercolor” Make and Take Activity as part of Cape Girardeau’s First Friday with the Arts activities Nov. 1 from 4-8 p.m. The event will be repeated on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 1-4 p.m. The [...]


Contact

573.651.2260
museum@semo.edu
River Campus, 175 Cultural Arts Center

Crisp Museum
One University Plaza, MS 7875 (mailing address)
518 S. Fountain St. (physical address)
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701