The Landing After Hours: Memorial, Memory and the Missouri State Museum

4/3/2019 | Missouri State Museum | Jefferson City, MO

On May 6, 1919, the Missouri General Assembly established “Soldiers’ and Sailor’s Memorial Hall” in the State Capitol. This new museum was to display the flags, relics and records of Missouri’s soldiers, sailors and marines. Within four years, the expanding museum became the Missouri State Museum.  Join us to learn more about the museum’s history and to celebrate its 100th year. Click here to read the news release. 

For 2019, the Missouri State Museum's "Museum After Hours" program held the first Wednesday of each month moves to Jefferson Landing State Historic Site at 100 Jefferson Street. Doors to the Lohman Building will open at 6 p.m. and the program will start at 7 p.m. Convenient parking is available in the lot next to the Lohman Building. 

Event time: 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Jefferson Landing State Historic Site, 100 Jefferson Street, Jefferson City
First Floor, State Capitol, 201 W. Capitol, Jefferson City, MO | (573) 751-2854

Associated activities

  • Interpretive Programs