Upcoming Events

Thursday January 29, 2015

  • 7:00pm

    Before the Louisiana Purchase doubled the size of the United States, President Thomas Jefferson and his personal secretary, Meriwether Lewis, were planning an expedition to explore the western...

Friday January 30, 2015

  • 10:30am

    We drink it, we play in it, we love it! In celebration of the Watershed Cairns gallery installation, we’ll read stories all about water.

    Storytelling programs...

  • 8:00pm

    Based on Doris Wesley’s book of oral histories, Lift Every Voice and Sing: St. Louis African Americans in the Twentieth Century, this play highlights the African American experience in St. Louis...

Saturday January 31, 2015

  • 10:00am

    Cub Scouts of all ages are invited to the Museum to complete requirements for merit badges and to participate in other exciting activities! Reservations are required, and space is limited for...

  • 10:00am

    We drink it, we play in it, we love it! In celebration of the Watershed Cairns gallery installation, we’ll read stories all about water.

    Storytelling programs...

  • 11:30am

    Listen to the stories of emigrants (people who leave a country) and immigrants (people who arrive in a country) from both past and present.

    Check at the Information/Ticket Desk for...

  • 1:30pm

    Join the Teens Make History Exhibitors for a game of discovery about immigration experiences past and present. Pick up the identity of a St. Louis immigrant in the MacDermott Grand Hall, then...

  • 2:00pm

    For free black women like Esther, the world changed enormously with the Louisiana Purchase. Hear her story. Linda Kennedy stars.

  • 8:00pm

    Based on Doris Wesley’s book of oral histories, Lift Every Voice and Sing: St. Louis African Americans in the Twentieth Century, this play highlights the African American experience in St. Louis...

Sunday February 1, 2015

Monday February 2, 2015

  • 10:00am

    Missouri History Museum Homeschool Days are completely free! All activities will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and you can spend as much or as little time...

Tuesday February 3, 2015

  • 10:30am

    St. Louis Community College Continuing Education will offer  history classes that are free with reservation at the Missouri History Museum. For information on registration, classes, dates,...

  • 10:30am

    Each Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. (beginning January 6, 2015) join guest curator Dorris Keeven-Franke, Executive Director of the Missouri German Consortium, for a FREE guided tour of Utopia:...

  • 2:00pm

    It is August 1803, and word of the Louisiana Purchase has just arrived in St. Louis. Madame Chouteau, St. Louis’s founding mother, is not sure what to make of the news.

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