16th Annual Ozarks Studies Symposium “Legacies of the Ozarks”

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The goal of the symposium is to foster the preservation and understanding of regional culture. Multiple speakers over the course of three days present on a range of topics, including diversity in the Ozarks, migration patterns, folklore, Harold Bell Wright, Ozark “Giraffe” homes, and much more.

Presenters speak for 30 minutes each, including time for Q&A. Attendees are able to listen to any or all presentations. Complete descriptions of presentations, speakers and schedule here. Free admission. No pre-registration required.


West Plains Civic Center Arena
Thursday   5:30 pm — 7:00 pm
Friday   8:00 am — 7:00 pm
Saturday   8:00 am — 7:30 pm
110 St. Louis St.
West Plains, MO 65775

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
ADA Fully Compliant
Smoking Policy
No Smoking
Activities Within 10 Miles
Historic District
Biking / Walking Trails
Cost Of Admission
Free Admission