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HISTORIC CITY OF JEFFERSON

Founded in 1983 Historic City of Jefferson is a non-profit located in Jefferson City, Missouri with the goal of preserving the historic buildings of Missouri's capital city.
Over the years we've expanded our scope to include the preservation of the city's history and tell the stories of the people that have played a role in its past. We know that as the state capital,
our city is the state's history and we want to share it with you!

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JOIN US IN PRESERVING THE HISTORY
OF OUR STATE'S CAPITAL CITY!

Join/Donate

Individual Membership

$25 Annually

Family Membership

$40 Annually

Business Membership

$200 Annually

WHAT WE DO

Advocate for historic preservation

Research historic buildings

Coordinate Oral History Program

Provide grants for history-related projects

Recognize outstanding members and preservationists

Award Gold Hammer for outstanding exterior rehab

Write weekly articles in the News Tribune

Provide quarterly newsletters to members

Digitize photographs and historic records

Saved Caretaker's Cottage from demolition and restored it

Found a developer for the Parsons House

Sponsor High School Sketch Day

Host annual Historic Home Tour

Celebrate at Preservation Celebration each May

Display 1904 St. Mary's Time Capsule

Divert architectural salvage from landfills

and much, much, more!

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OUR SERVICES

Here’s What We Provide

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ARCHITECTURAL SALVAGE PROGRAM

Diverting materials from the landfills to individuals for reuse!

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ADVOCACY

Fighting to save historic buildings in JCMO because "These Places Matter!"

RESEARCH & EDUCATION

Researching JCMO's history and sharing it with the community

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HISTORIC HOME TOUR

Sharing some of the most interesting historic homes with the community each year.

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GET IN TOUCH

Historic City of Jefferson is committed to preserving our community's history. Questions, comments or want to get involved? We’d love to hear from you, so don’t hesitate to reach out today.

601 EAST HIGH STREET

JEFFERSON CITY, MO 65110

PO BOX 105056

JEFFERSON CITY, MO 65110

573-690-4225

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