Enjoy our incredible example of residential Victorian opulence with a historic homes tour of the Phelps House. In response to COVID-19, Tours available by appointment with a donation. 

Group Lunch or Dinner

Great group gatherings happen in quiet, cozy spaces with wonderful food prepared by volunteers of the Phelps House. Schedule your groups at the historic home for buffet or seated dining and a tour of the Phelps House on Grand Avenue in Carthage, Missouri. Groups of 25 or more can make a reservation for Lunch & Tour starting at $20 and Dinner & Tour starting at $25. 

Flooring Workshop 2020

Bob Yapp returns to Carthage to share the art

of passive flooring restoration. This is a hands on

training that hands pn preservationalists and 

tradescraft workers alike will find priceless to 

have in their skillset. October 9, 10, and 11


Lobster Boil 2021

The 6th annual casual community picnic

on Saturday, October 2, 2021 kicks off

Maple Leaf Festival

Christmas Homes Tour 2021

A celebrated favorite offers a selection of 

private homes decorated for holidays and

offered for tour. The Carthage Christmas Homes

Tour will return December 4, 2021.

If you would like additional information or would like to tour the Phelps House,

call 417-358-1776 or