Scott Joplin House State Historic Site

Scott Joplin House State Historic Site


Location:On Delmar Boulevard between Grand and Jefferson in Saint Louis.
Facilities:Historic home.
Activities:Guided tours.
Special Features:In 1902 ragtime composer Scott Joplin and his wife lived in an apartment in this four-family structure, which today houses exhibits on Joplin's life and work. Eight of his compositions were published that year, including "The Entertainer." The modest upstairs flat where Joplin lived has been restored to its turn-of-the-century appearance, and an antique player piano fills the home with his music.
Address:2658 Delmar Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63103

Phone:314-340-5790
Fax:314-340-5793
Web: www.mostateparks.com/scottjoplin.htm
Size: 4 acres.

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