Accessibility Information

at Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site

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Accessible SymbolHistoric Site Office

A large, level parking lot offers a paved handicap space adjacent to a pathway leading to the office entrance. A restroom is available with a side-transfer toilet and accessible lavatory.

Hunter-Dawson Mansion

Access to the grounds is over natural grass turf. The ground is solid during dry weather and mostly level. Those with mobility impairments may drive over to the old parking lot or the back yard of the house. The porch has four steps and the threshold is raised two inches. Some visitors may need assistance. Once inside this beautiful mansion, the whole main floor is accessible. The stairway to the second floor has a banister.


For more information, contact the historic site:

Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site
312 Dawson Road
New Madrid, MO 63869-0308
573-748-5340
1-800-334-6946
1-800-379-2419 TDD

Last updated: February 2017