Latest News & Announcements

SHSMO Research Centers Closed for Weather, Holiday

All SHSMO research centers and the Center for Missouri Studies are closed Friday, January 17 due to inclement weather.



In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 20, the Center for Missouri Studies is closed Saturday, January 18.



SHSMO centers in Cape Girardeau, Columbia, Kansas City, Rolla, and Springfield will reopen on Tuesday, January 21. The Saint Louis Center will reopen on Wednesday, January 22.

January 6, 2020

Hermann Advertiser-Courier—The Missouri Humanities Council and Cross-Cultural Strategies are teaming up with Visit Hermann (tourism arm for the City of Hermann) to explore and celebrate the remarkable contributions German immigrants made to the abolition of slavery in Missouri. The

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December 23, 2019

We're wishing you comfort and cheer during this holiday season and we extend to you our deepest gratitude for your continued support.

Thank you for all you do for the Society and our mission to preserve and share the legacy of Missouri.

December 21, 2019
Chuck Haddix shares new information on Charlie Parker’s time in Kansas City, giving fresh insight into his formative years as a man and musician.
December 20, 2019

The State Historical Society of Missouri Bookstore features a wide selection of products from all over the Show-Me State. These unique and Missouri-crafted gifts are a perfect choice for family or friends.

There are just a few shopping days left so stop by today!

The SHSMO

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