Crisp Museum

Crisp Museum is located inside Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus at 518 S. Fountain St., Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701. Admission is free to the fine art gallery and history gallery.
A video in the museum's theatre highlights southeast Missouri's heritage.

Mon.-Fri.: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Mon.-Fri.: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sat.-Sun.: 1-4 p.m.
Closed major holidays

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    Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Summer in Color’ Workshop June 21, 28

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum, located on the River Campus of Southeast Missouri State University, will host a “Summer in Color” workshop for ages 50 and above on June 21 and 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost for this two-day workshop is $10, and registration is required by June [...]

    Southeast River Campus Announces 2019 Summer Arts Festival Event Lineup

    Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus announces the event lineup for its sixth annual Summer Arts Festival offering a full day of visual and performing arts exhibitions and activities June 15. The day’s events are scheduled for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will feature live music, dance and theatrical performances, magic, visual arts displays, [...]

    Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Storyworx’ Summer Academy for Youth

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is hosting “Storyworx,” a five-day summer academy for youth, June 3-7. Participants will explore story writing, storytelling and illustration through one of three theme workshops, including sci-fi fantasy, mystery and short story. Museum staff and special guests will facilitate [...]

    ‘Biennial Faculty Exhibition’ Opens May 3 at Crisp Museum

    The “Biennial Faculty Exhibition” will open May 3 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The public is invited to attend an opening reception from 4-8 p.m. May 3. The exhibit will remain on display through June 23. The “Biennial Faculty Exhibition” features a sampling [...]


River Campus, 175 Cultural Arts Center

Crisp Museum
One University Plaza, MS 7875 (mailing address)
518 S. Fountain St. (physical address)
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701