Art, Culture, General, History, Library
The Silver Rails Gallery and Memorial Library is dedicated entirely to railroad art and literature. We explore all types of mediums in our exhibit room including watercolor, wood carving, colored pencil, photography and oils. That is only the beginning. This is a living museum so that when you come to visit it for a second time there will be something new for you too see. The library is stocked full of railroad books and magazines for your reference ands study.
Culture, General, History, Historical Society
The Board of Directors and staff strive to make the Museum a community gathering place where visitors learn and take pride in Andrew County’s rural way of life —its families, farms, towns, social life, and community spirit.
Marble Hill, Missouri
Anthropology, Archaeology, Children's, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Military, Natural History, Science
Located in the town of Marble Hill Missouri, our growing museum houses a stunning collection of natural history specimens and artifacts from Missouri and the world.
Kansas City, Missouri
Culture, General, History, Library, Park
The Center is named in honor of Bruce R. Watkins, a political and social activist. Watkins was fueled by the need to recognize and preserve the varied contributions African-Americans made to the development of Kansas City. The center opened in December 1989 as the outgrowth of Watkins’ efforts. Construction of the Center was made possible through the work and contributions of the Bruce R. Watkins Fountain Inc., the Kansas City, Mo., Parks and Recreation Department, and the State of Missouri.
General, History, Historical Society, Military
The Bushwhacker Museum and Historic Jail tell the history of Vernon County, MO. The museum features both rotating and permanent exhibits about topics such as the Missouri-Kansas Border War, Civil War, pioneer settlement, rural America, the U.S. military, etc. Tours of the vintage 1860 Bushwhacker Jail show the history of the late nineteenth century outlaw period.
Linn Creek, Missouri
Archaeology, Cemetery, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Military
We preserve & make available the history of Camden County for the Benefit, Education, & Enjoyment of our present citizens & future generations. The museum is housed in a large 1930 Schoolhouse. Exhibits include: early family life, tools, general store,early business vignettes, bank room,Native American stones, early photographs, historical & geneology archives.
Cemetery, Church, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Military
The Current River Heritage Museum and Gift Shop located across the street from the Historic Ripley County Court House in downtown Doniphan, Missouri, is your gateway to the history and people who settled this County and a resource for finding local activities and attractions to make your visit to our community a memorable one.
General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
Located in the former Henry Wilson Family Home, one block east of Ava Square. Twelve rooms of exhibits plus a research library.
Cemetery, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Park, Science
The young boy known as the “Plant Doctor,” tended his secret garden while observing the day to day operations of a successful 19th century farm. Nature and nurture ultimately influenced George on his journey to becoming a renowned scientist of agriculture.
Children's, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
When you visit the Henry County Museum and Cultural Arts Complex, you take a step back in time. The rich heritage of Henry County is alive in every room of this unique museum and cultural arts complex. Located at 203 West Franklin, just off the Historic Square District in Clinton, Missouri, this museum complex is composed of four buildings which reflect the diverse architecture of Henry County.
Culture, General, History, Historic House
One of the most intact Ante Bellum homes in the state of Missouri. Largest collection of antiques in Mo. To the period, original splender, grand river view.
Culture, General, History, Specialized
The Human Trafficking Museum has exhibits from our collection of artifacts and relics that display the grim reality of slavery, both past and present.
St Louis, Missouri
St James, Missouri
General, History, Natural History, Nature Centers, Park
The Museum is located within the Maramec Spring Park. The Maramec Museum houses natural and cultural history exhibits. A twenty-one foot bluff, waterfall, and five-hundred gallon aquarium greets the visitors as they enter the museum. Once inside you will see a rain model with lightning, thunder, and a cool afternoon shower. Displays show the native wildlife in their natural habitats. History of the Iron Works is explained using working models and displays.
St. Louis, Missouri
Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society
Through the Library & Research Center and Soldiers Memorial, as well as a sustained focus on the Missouri History Museum’s acclaimed educational programs and exhibits, MHS is continuing to advance this region’s history “through the ages,” as its founders first envisioned more than 150 years ago.
Jefferson City, Missouri
The Missouri State Museum houses an impressive collection of exhibits that portray Missouri's cultural and natural history in its two main exhibit halls - the History Hall and the Resources Hall. There are also exhibits with changing artifacts in the Missouri Veterans Gallery and the Foundations Gallery (state government and the State Capitol). A series of traveling exhibits can be used as educational tools by schools, civic and other groups.
Poplar Bluff, Missouri
Children's, General, History, Specialized
The Moark Regional Railroad Museum offers visitors the chance to see displays of model trains and photographs of early railroading days which depict logging, lumber mills, factories, area train depots, the early steam engine and a dining car display. The museum features a train room with a model train layout which takes visitors on an imaginary train ride through an interesting countryside, featuring farms, cities, mountains, mining, the desert, rivers and industrial sites.
Art, Botanical Garden, General, History, Historic House, Library, Science, Specialized, University
In addition, ATSU facilitates a strong research environment through the A.T. Still Research Institute, which features a premier team of specialists and researchers. The University also is the parent institution for the Museum of Osteopathic Medicine and International Center for Osteopathic History.
Pleasant Hill, Missouri
General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
We have just reached our fund-raising goal to build and addition to the museum that will triple its size and plan to break ground in early March, 2011. Our small museum is bursting at the seams and this will afford more display space and genealogy research area, a larger work area and more room for seating at our meetings.