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.

Museums see attendance drop due to pandemic

Their doors now are open, but officials at several St. Joseph museums say attendance continues to be sluggish as the, Continue Reading

Patee House gets new roof

The Patee House is receiving a new roof after a storm in June tore off about a third and sent, Continue Reading

Pony Express sees over 1,100 visitors on family fun day

On Monday, the Pony Express Museum opened its doors at 10 a.m. for Free Family Fun Day, and within two, Continue Reading

St. Joseph: Where the west started to get wild

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Pony Express re-ride kicks off in St. Joseph

The annual Pony Express Re-ride kicked off in St. Joseph at the Patee House Museum on Monday. There are 600, Continue Reading

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2021 National Re-Ride Schedule

All times in CDT

Saturday June 26, 2021

(CDT Times)
St. Joe Bridge 7:00 PM
Patee House, St. Joseph, MO 7:30 PM