The Owens-Rogers House: Birthplace of Ginger Rogers

The Owens-Rogers House: Birthplace of Ginger Rogers located in Independence MO
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This 1906 Craftsman Bungalow is the home of The Ginger House Museum, which is the birthplace of famed actress/dancer/singer Ginger Rogers. Rogers made 73 films, starred on Broadway and Vaudeville, and appeared in numerous radio and TV shows. She is best known for her 10 films with partner Fred Astaire. The museum opened in August of 2018 and features photos, movie posters, memorabilia, family history, and items that Ginger Rogers owned and wore including the gown she wore to the 1967 Academy

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LOCATION

The Owens-Rogers House: Birthplace of Ginger Rogers

100 W Moore Street, Independence, MO 64050

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Accessibility Information

We are not currently able to offer handicap accessibility and there are three steps to the museum entrance. This is a historic property that can’t be altered.

PARKING INFO

Park on the street.

PUBLIC HOURS

Open April 1 – Sept 30 10 am – 3:00 pm Wednesday and  Saturday until Sept. 30, 2019.

Starting in 2020 the museum will be open for group tours by appointment only from April 1 to September 30.

 

PUBLIC ADMISSION FEES

Ages 13 and older $8

Wednsedays only: Seniors over 60 and military/fire/police $6

Children 5 – 12 $4

 

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