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Exhibition Tour

Lewis & Clark in Missouri

Plan Your Visit
2 of our men discovered the reckerrei [Arikara] village, about the center of the Island...on the main Shore.  Great numbers of those People came on the Island to see us pass.  William Clark, October 8, 1804


Lewis & Clark: The National Bicentennial Exhibition, presented by Emerson, will be open to the public from January 14 until September 6, 2004 at the Missouri History Museum during the following hours:

Wednesday through Monday
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Summer Hours
Monday through Thursday
10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday through Sunday
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Ticket Information

Tickets on sale now at the Missouri History Museum. Tickets also available at all MetroTix locations. Charge by phone (314) 534-1111 or online at

General admission charges for individual visitors are as follows:

Adults - $12
Seniors - $10
Children (6 to 18) - $6
5 and under are free
Members receive reduced or free admission
(please see below for details)


Join MHS today and experience the exhibition like no one else! MHS members will receive invitations to Lewis and Clark exhibition previews, special curators' lectures, children's programs, book signings, and bus tours. Members may also participate in our members only Lewis and Clark Study Tours! Four interesting travel options await MHS members in 2003: a Watch of Meriwether Lewis Pacific Northwest cruise, a Montana adventure, a Native American cultural tour in North Dakota, and a guided tour to New Orleans celebrating the Bicentennial of the Louisiana Purchase and featuring the art exhibition Jefferson's America and Napoleon's France.

Members also receive free tickets to the exhibition in St. Louis based on membership level: Senior and Regular receive 4 tickets, Family Plus receive 6 (six) tickets, Contributing receive 8 (eight) tickets, Sustaining receive 10 (ten) tickets, Sponsoring receive 12 (twelve) tickets and Thomas Jefferson Society receive unlimited free admission. Additional exhibition tickets may be purchased by members at half price. For more information call (314) 454-3101 or email:

Tour Groups

Groups of 15 or more can make advance reservations and receive special admission rates. For more information, please contact our Cultural Tourism Department: (314) 361-9017 or email

Student Groups

Advanced reservations and student admission rates are available by calling (314) 361-9017 or email

Hotel Packages

The following are wonderful packages for visitors to the Lewis & Clark Exhibition:

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