913 Outer Road
Dexter, MO 63841
Phone: (573) 624-7400
Fax: (573) 624-4499
Arts & Museums
A variety of artifacts, exhibits, photos, journals, and clothing depicting the history of Dexter are on display at this museum including a notable collection of unique pottery made from native clay by a local artist.
Depicting the history of the newspaper that served as the communication link between the U.S. military personnel serving overseas and their hometowns, this museum contains a variety of exhibits and artifacts pertaining to the history of the publication.
As you enter this museum you will see a turn-of-the-century parlor that is complete with furnishings and mannequins dressed in period apparel. Other displays at this museum include Civil War items, antique dolls, Indian artifacts, and a collection of Egyptian antiquities.
A cultural and historic center.
Shop a variety of dealers from the surrounding area.
Missouri's largest agriculture museum.
As one of only five city art museums in Missouri, the Margaret Harwell Art Museum offers a comprehensive program of traveling exhibits, art classes, educational programs for children and a growing permanent collection of works by contemporary Missouri artists.
See displays of model trains and photographs or early railroading days. The museum features a train room with a model train layout.
The Poplar Bluff Historical Museum houses information on the history of Poplar Bluff and Butler County.
Learn about the world through artwork and sculpture from thirteen countries. Africa, Korea, Saudi Arabia and Iran are some of the countries' works displayed in addition to others.