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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 […]


Murals of Neosho Guide and Descriptive Audio Tour

Neosho, MO Neosho, MO, United States

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 […]


Slavery in St. Louis Exhibit

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

The institution of slavery existed in St. Louis for more than 100 years. Famous African American civil rights leaders such as William Wells Brown, Dred and Harriet Scott, and James […]


NEH Chair Shelly Lowe Keynote Address

Metropolitan Community College: Maple Woods Campus 2601 NE Barry Road, Kansas City, MO, United States

Missouri Humanities is excited to welcome the Chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities, Shelly Lowe. Lowe will give a Keynote Address to discuss the importance of the humanities to society and highlight how our “Roots & Routes” shape our individual experiences and our state and national stories. Date: Wednesday, September 6th, 2023 Time: […]


Prairie Day

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

Celebrating life on the Missouri prairie during the late 1800s when George Washington Carver was a child, this event includes basket weaving, candle-making, spinning, weaving, storytelling, music, quilting, a junior […]


Prairie Day

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

Celebrating life on the Missouri Prairie during the late 1800s when George Washington Carver was a child, this event will include historic demonstrations, musical groups, children's activities and more.

Voyageur Rendezvous in Ste. Genevieve

Historic Bolduc House 125 Main Street, Sainte Genevieve, MO, United States

French Colonial America invites you to a Voyageur Rendezvous! Come to Sainte Geneviève for feast, fête and fun! Celebrate the 350th anniversary of Marquette & Jolliet's Mississippi River voyage. Discover […]


History on Elm

Center for Missouri Studies 605 Elm Street, Columbia, MO, United States

A new series of free programs will be held at noon on the second Tuesday of each month at the State Historical Society of Missouri. The program series History on […]

Event Series Book It to the Stage

Book It to the Stage

Cedar Street Playhouse 701 N Cedar Street, Rolla, MO, United States

This will be an Acting and Theatre Skills Workshop for ages 8-18, which will culminate in a showcase performance using the material of classic, brilliant authors (Shakespeare, Jane Austen, Louisa May Alcott, Laura Ingalls, Wilder, A. A. Milne, Mo Willems, Dr. Seuss, Beatrix Potter etc.) as shortened one-acts and spoofs. This youth educational workshop will […]


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, […]


LST 325, a Landing Ship Tank in Hannibal

100 CENTER ST. HANNIBAL MO 100 Center Street, Hannibal, MO, United States

  The LST 325, a Landing Ship Tank, a 328-foot-long ship will dock in Hannibal Riverfront. It will be available for tours September 15th – 18th from 9 AM to […]

Pop-up Painting Party

Harrisonville Chamber of Commerce Meeting Room 106 S. Indepencence, Harrisonville, MO, United States

Join the Cass County Historical Society for a painting party fundraiser - $10 of every ticket goes to CCHS. This will be an instructor led painting session and you will […]


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