Travel back in time with our primary resources, admire the works of local artists in our galleries, check out our arts magazines, and more.
Although we emphasize information and specialized research, we provide creative arts programming, as well as flexible spaces that showcase local emerging and established artists.
Simply stated, we’re on a mission to enrich the community of Joplin by perpetuating Dr. Winfred L. & Elizabeth C. Post’s love of art, architecture, history, and historic preservation. And their love of Joplin.
“One of the best ways to learn about the history of a community is to study its buildings.” -Leslie Simpson, former Post Art Library Director