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Mark Twain Museum

Discover how a young boy growing up in the small village of Hannibal became one of the world’s most beloved authors. A self-guided tour of the Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum properties gives you the chance to explore the Hannibal of Samuel Clemens’ youth and experience the beloved stories he created through the power of his imagination.

The Museum properties include six historically significant buildings and two interactive museums whose collections include 15 original Norman Rockwell paintings and a wealth of Twain artifacts. The Boyhood Home is designated a National Historic Landmark.

Museum properties include:

Interpretive Center

Mark Twain Boyhood Home

Boyhood Home Gift Shop

Huckleberry Finn House

Becky Thatcher House (Undergoing Restoration)

J.M. Clemens Justice of the Peace Office

Grant’s Drug Store/Pilaster House

Museum Gallery

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