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The Great Flood Exhibition

Join us for a retrospective look marking the 30th anniversary of the Great Flood of 1993. The 1993 flood of the Missouri River and its tributaries was undoubtedly record-breaking. In its wake, the Great Flood left a landscape permanently changed. The disaster would go on record as the worst flood in United States history when […]

Free

Crossroads: Change in Rural America at Kennett

Dunklin County Library 209 North Main Street, Kennett

Hours: Monday through Saturday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm About the Exhibit: Missouri Humanities, in conjunction with the Smithsonian, are proud to present Crossroads: Change in Rural America. In 1900, […]

Free
Ongoing

Murals of Neosho Guide and Descriptive Audio Tour

Neosho, MO Neosho

Neosho Arts Council is debuting their new Murals of Neosho Guide and Descriptive Audio Tour. Everyone can now visit the town’s murals in person or online while watching and listening to a descriptive audio tour of each piece. The audio descriptions will guide viewers through the work using descriptive language while weaving in historical and […]

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Jesse James Augmented Reality Adventure

Jesse James Bank Museum, 103 N water st Liberty Missouri 103 N Water st, Liberty

Step into the Wild West with our Jesse James Bank Museum AR Experience! The Jesse James Bank Museum, located on the historic square in Liberty, Missouri, was the site of the nation's first successful daylight peacetime bank robbery. While the robbers were never caught, the crime was attributed to the infamous James Gang. Visitors will […]

$4.50 – $62

Small Towns, Big Stories Exhibition

State Historical Society of Missouri Art Gallery 605 Elm Street, Columbia

Since 1949, professional photographers from around the country, including Missouri, have captured images of life in rural Missouri towns as part of the Missouri Photo Workshop, established at the Missouri School of Journalism. SHSMO is hosting an exhibition marking the 75th anniversary of the workshops. Visitors can study more than 100 images taken in 51 […]

Free

Heartland Book Festival

The first-ever Heartland Book Festival will take place in the heart of downtown Kansas City's Library district October 6 & 7. The inaugural Heartland Book Festival – co-presented by Missouri Humanities, […]

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Log Cabin Festival

Historic Harrisonville Square 106 S. Indepencence, Harrisonville

This two day festival has a little something for everyone. From carnival rides to craft booths to a Civil War reenactment. Spend some time on the historic Harrisonville Square enjoying […]

Ulysses S. Grant: A Photographic History

Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site 7400 Grant Rd, St. Louis

Each year the Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site honors the memory of Dr. John Y. Simon. This year’s lecturer is James Bultema, president of the Ulysses S. Grant Association […]

Free

Unseen St. Louis

When historians visit the archive, they often find weird, surprising, and fun material that they rarely get to share with others…but that ends here! This event shares the stories of […]

Free

Gardenpalooza “Our Food: Our Stories”

Mother's Brewing Company 215 S Grant Ave, Springfield, MO

Springfield Community Gardens is hosting the 2nd annual Gardenpalooza on Saturday, October 7th from 3-8 PM at Mother's Brewing Company! This year's theme focuses on "Our Food: Our Stories," an […]

Free

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