The State Historical Society of Missouri Kansas City Research Center

The State Historical Society of Missouri is the premier research center for the study of Missouri state and local history. Founded in May 1898, SHSMO collects, preserves, and publishes materials that enhance research and supports learning opportunities in the study of Missouri and the Midwest.

The Kansas City Research Center, located on the campus of the University of Missouri–Kansas City, collects, preserves, and makes available for study many unique materials related to the history and culture of the Kansas City metropolitan area, western Missouri, and the Midwest. The Center's approximately 14,000 cubic feet of holdings cover a wide range of topics, including architecture and the built environment, minority communities, municipal government, religion, and transportation, to name a few.

Information

Tuesday   08:30AM — 04:30PM
Wednesday   08:30AM — 04:30PM
Thursday   08:30AM — 04:30PM
Friday   08:30AM — 04:30PM
5123 Holmes St.
Kansas City, MO 64110

Additional Information

Open Year-round
ADA Fully Compliant
No Smoking
All Ages
ACTIVITIES WITHIN 10 MILES:
Golf
Biking / Walking Trails
Service Animals Welcome
Free Admission
Donations Accepted
Cash
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Mastercard
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Visa
American Express Card
Reservations Not Required
Advance Contact Requested

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