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Jesse James Birthplace, Kearney

#18 of 66 in Historic Sites in Missouri
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  • Having already visited the Bank Museum in Liberty, we moved on to the Birthplace. Jesse James and his gang are names from history that are known worldwide and it was especially interesting to be able ...  more »
  • Well kept site. The guided tour is a reasonable rate and the tour guide knew the information very well. I liked the way he reeled in folks that wanted to forge ahead in the story and get him off cours...  more »
  • Jesse and Frank James are local heroes in Kearny, MO. The family homestead was purchased by the County and turned into a museum. Besides the house which has been partially restored, the descendants do...  more »
  • This museum and home attraction is a wonderful place to take small kids on their first tour. I've been at least three times. Here, I didn't have to worry about the kids losing attention because the home isn't that big. The bathroom facilities located in the museum were clean. I think they even built another bathroom by the farm house. It's the perfect place for tiny tourists.
  • Impressive tour! It's really amazing to see the history at the James Farm. If you're in the area and you want to see some really cool history, check this place out!
  • I haven't been yet but our American Outlaws is just great part of history.
  • Love Love Love this place. The history is just so amazing and the people are awesome.
  • Interesting historical site.