Historic Murphysburg District
Facebook Twitter Pinterest Youtube

Sign up for email updates from Joplin Convention and Visitors Bureau

Skip Navigation LinksBusinesses > Attractions > Historic Murphysburg District

Historic Murphysburg District

Category(s):

Be transported over 100 years back in time as you walk the tree-lined streets of Joplin’s Historic Murphysburg District. This residential area, west of downtown, is where the founding fathers of Joplin built the stately homes which embodied their success. A variety of architectural styles are represented here, including Craftsman, Queen Anne, American Foursquare, and Eclectic, and there are historical markers in front of many homes detailing their names and when they were built, making it easy for self-guided tours.

Throughout the year, there are special events in the district which include home and garden tours. Placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2015, this district extends from Byers to Jackson Avenues, and from 2nd to 7th Streets.

1 of 18
602 S. Main Street    Joplin, MO 64801    800.657.2534
Sign In
  • Copyright ©2019, Joplin Convention and Visitors Bureau. All Rights Reserved.
  •  
  • Follow us  
  • Follow on Facebook  
  • Follow on Twitter
  •  
  • Powered by  
Back to
Top
Tickets & Deals