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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 […]


Crossroads: Change in Rural America at Crane

Stone County Historical Society Event Center 117 S Main St, Crane

Open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 10am-4pm, or groups of 10 or more with a reservation at other times. About the Exhibit: Missouri Humanities, in conjunction with the Smithsonian, are proud to present Crossroads: Change in Rural America. In 1900, about 40% of Americans lived in rural areas, By 2010, less than 18% of the U.S. […]


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 […]


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 […]



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

This video Installation by Valerie Wedel, an art professor at William Woods University in Fulton, Missouri, features enlarged, hand-painted copies of letters that are held in the archives of the State Historical Society of Missouri. The images have been artistically “aged” for effect, crumpled, torn, and scattered to represent controversies surrounding access to historical information. […]


Photography in Nineteenth Century St. Louis

Jefferson County Library-Windsor Branch 7479 Metropolitan Blvd, Barnhart

If you can believe it, St. Louis was once a photography capital of the world. The city attracted all kinds of innovative photographers, manufacturers and dealers, and inventors in the nineteenth century. This presentation explores the early history of photography in St. Louis, introducing participants to the people, places, and technology behind the city’s bustling […]

Event Series African American Trailblazers

African American Trailblazers

George Washington Carver National Monument 5656 Carver Road, Diamond, Missouri

George Washington Carver called himself a trailblazer, but he wasn't the only one. Talk with a park ranger and explore contributions made by African American Trailblazers and discover their pioneering achievements.


SWIRL and SIP, A Wine Tasting

November 4, 2023 Saturday 4-6 pm SWIRL and SIP, A Wine Tasting Historic Sappington House, 1015 S. Sappington Road, St. Louis, MO 63126 is inviting First Families of Saint Louis and Wine and History Lovers to our first Swirl and Sip! Darlene Strupp, a Sappington descendant, will be serving wine crafted at their OLD FARM […]



Steelville Presbyterian Church 211 North First Street, Steelville

NATIVE GROUND: THE FIRST PEOPLE OF MISSOURI BEFORE STATEHOOD Long before the Europeans arrived and claimed dominion over an imagined wilderness, the original inhabitants developed diverse cultures in relation to the rivers, prairies, plains, plateaus, and woodlands. Missouri was native ground to multiple tribal groups, who made it home. In addition to the Osage Indians, […]


Spirit of Democracy

Osage Centre 1625 N Kingshighway St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 1625 N Kingshighway St, Cape Girardeau

Join us for the 4th Annual Spirit of Democracy Banquet and Silent Auction hosted by the Stars and Stripes National Museum and Library. Our keynote speaker this year is Laura Rauch, a former Stars and Stripes combat photojournalist and war correspondent who captured the iconic photo of Pvt Kyle Hockenberry. The event will take place […]


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