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Lake of the Ozarks - Camden County History & Museum

Understanding History
Indoor Garage Sale & Market Place
Mar 5th, 2016

Many vendors with a variety of items
Open 9 am until 4 pm at the Camden County Museum in Linn Creek. 
Admission free.  Lunch available for donation. 
For information or booth availability call 573-346-7191

Tickets going on sale soon

for the

2016 Raffle - Apple Crisp Quilt
created by Sharon Schnebly
Tickets $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00
Drawing will be October 15, 2016
4:00 pm at Apple Butter Days & Craft Festival
Camden County Museum
Hwy 54 & V Rd, Linn Creek
Tickets will be sold at all Museum events or
call - 573-346-7191


Our museum is perfect for self guided tours. We also offer group tours by appointment. historical journals and publications, genealogy services and vintage exhibits. Our exhibits include tools, clothing, furniture, firearms and Civil War memorabilia as well as the new Indian relics display.




We have family entertainment through our DINNER THEATER presentations featuring our Museum

Players and Young Museum Players (season tickets are available).


There are EVENTS throughout the season such as Garage Sales, Craft Shows, Business Expos, Tea

Dances, Quilt Show, Town and County Markets, Apple Butter Fall Festival Days, Benefit Golf



GENEALOGY services are available from our research volunteers.


The CHRISTMAS SEASON features the Festival of Trees, Wreaths and Decorations and incorporate

several family events.


CRAFTERS include the Ozark Weavers create rugs on our over 100 year old loom, the Lake Area Fiber Arts Guild

and Basket Weavers are also a part of the museum.


Find here photos depicting the area before, during, and after the construction of BAGNELL DAM

and LAKE OF THE OZARK. We are dedicated to preserve and make available the history

of Camden County for the benefit, education, and enjoyment of our present citizens and

future generations.


We are LOCATED in the town of Linn Creek, MO. at the Lake of the Ozarks area just off

Highway 54 on State Road V. Our hours are March through October, 10am to 4pm

(pending volunteers). Winter hours are by chance or by appointment.

The Museum comes to life through tours and special events. We are not tax supported.

Donations are appreciated.


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Phone number: 1-573-346-7191        

Mailing address is PO Box 19, Linn Creek, MO 65052

Physical Address is 206 S. Locust, Linn Creek, MO

Located on V Road just off of Highway 54

Maybe of interest --

Old articles 2013 Bagnell Dam photos acquired.