WEBSITE Home to the Everett J. Ritchie Tri-State Mineral Museum, Dorothea B. Hoover Historical Museum, The Empire District Electric Company Museum, The Joplin Sports Authority Sports Hall of Fame, and the National Historical Cookie Cutter Museum. Two building and five museum collections. Subject range from local history, mining, politics, to cookie cutters. Yes, cookie cutters. It's got to be exciting, why else would there be a museum devoted to cookie cutters? The stories of lots of famous Joplinites are found here, Mickey Mantle, Bob Cummings, Bonnie and Clyde... $2 Adult ticket ... Why not? 7th Street at Schifferdecker Ave., Joplin.