Patee House Museum

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The Patee House in St. Joseph Missouri was the Eastern Terminus for the historic Pony Express Route. The Patee house was built in 1858 and was considered a luxurious 140 room Hotel. In 1860 Russell, Majors, and Waddell established their office of the Central Overland California & Pikes Peak Express Company on the first floor of the the Hotel. The Pattee House is a National Museum today.

Historically Yours: USPO honors Pony Express

Historically Yours: Pony Express cuts mail delivery time in half In 1850, California joined the Union and a faster means, Continue Reading

Hall of Riders Opening Fall 2017 (Pony Express Museum, St Joseph, MO)

Hall of Riders Opening Fall 2017 Submitted by Heidi Hornaday, Acquisitions & Exhibits Committee Chair The Pony Express National Museum, Continue Reading

Ingenuity in Connection From the Pony Express

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — For a very brief moment in time, swift communication in this country began and ended here, Continue Reading

NPEA Annual Re-ride Starts in St. Joseph, Missouri

More than 700 riders began the mail service trip by horse in Missouri on Monday, the Scottsbluff Star-Herald reported. They’ll, Continue Reading

WATCH: The Pony Express rides again

Coverage of the start of the 2017 Re-Ride at the Patee house Watch Video…

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2019 National Re-Ride Schedule

Monday June 10, 2019

(CDT Times)
Patee House, St. Joseph, MO 3:00 PM
St. Joe Bridge 3:30 PM