The Stephens Museum

The Stephens Museum is located on the second floor of T. Berry Smith Hall on the campus of Central Methodist University. The museum is the third oldest museum in the state of Missouri and has an extensive collection of historical artifacts, papers and natural history. Read the full history of the museum and make plans to visit while on campus.

The Museum is closed for the summer and will reopen this fall!

Please contact Dana Morris at 248-6678 or email to schedule special appointments. 


  • African Artifacts
  • Currency
  • Leopard
  • The Mammal Room
  • Rocks and Crystals
  • The History Room
  • Snakes!
  • Snowy Owl
  • War Relics