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.

Mondays and major holidays: closed
Tues.-Fri.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tues.-Fri.: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (Summer Hours)
Sat.-Sun.: 1-4 p.m.

Calendar of Events


  • River Campus Announces Free Shuttle Service During 2018 Summer Arts Festival

    Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus has announced that a free River Campus Summer Arts Festival Shuttle will transport visitors to the festival from locations throughout downtown Cape Girardeau on June 16. The shuttle service is sponsored by the University and the Rotary Club of Cape Girardeau, and represents the festival’s continuing commitment to community […]
  • Southeast Awarded NASAD Accreditation

    Southeast Missouri State University is pleased to announce it has been awarded associate accreditation by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). The NASAD Commission awarded the accreditation in April following self-study and peer review processes. The associate accreditation is for four years, with the University’s next full review slated for the […]
  • Crisp Museum Announces Creative Drawing Still Life and Figure Workshop

    The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus is hosting a drawing still life and figure workshop July 10-12 from 8 a.m.-noon. During this workshop, taught by local artist Craig Thomas, participants will explore the decision-making processes including comparison of shape, line, position, and value, using both […]
  • River Campus Announces Event Lineup for 2018 Summer Arts Festival

    Southeast Missouri State University announces the event lineup for the fifth annual River Campus Summer Arts Festival with a full day of visual and performing arts exhibitions and activities June 16. 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, […]


River Campus, 175 Cultural Arts Center
Crisp Museum
One University Plaza, MS 7875
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
 Calendar of Events