Donate today by clicking the below button or mailing a check to:                  HCJ, PO Box 105056, Jefferson City, MO 65110.

Thank you for your help and for loudly saying “Old Places Matter!”

For more information, please contact Anne Green, HCJ Executive Director, at 

Thank You for a Great 2019 Homes Tour!

Despite the rainy weather, hundreds of individuals joined us on Sunday, September 22 for the 2019 Homes Tour featuring the Forest Hill Neighborhood.

Your support helped make the 2019 Homes Tour our most successful event to date. Thank you for caring abut the amazing historic homes in our community! 

Support HCJ by becoming a 2020 Sponsor!

All sponsorship levels include marketing benefits that can be customized to your business along with a 2020 business membership in HCJ. 

Your sponsorship will include marketing benefits all all HCJ events for the remainder of the year, including the Homes Tour in September.

Please email for more information regarding our         2020 sponsorship packages.

From the President…

The Historic City of Jefferson has come a long way in 36 years – and we are still growing stronger in efforts to educate about Jefferson City past, and in preservation efforts of significant buildings and neighborhoods.  If you are not a member, please consider joining today!  


St. Mary’s Hospital Time Capsule

The time capsule from 1904 has been recovered from the old St. Mary’s Hospital building and was donated to HCJ by the Farmers Group.  Thank you to everyone that attended the first public viewing on February 10.  Check our calendar in the coming weeks for dates when the time capsule contents will be displayed again.


Building Rehab News

224 E Dunklin – Drive by and take a look!  Most of the exterior repairs have been made.  We are concentrating on the interior now, especially electrical and plumbing. 


Caretakers Cottage at the National Cemetery on McCarty Street – The interior rehab is nearly complete, and an Open House will be scheduled in October.  This is a joint venture between the Veteran’s Administration and the Historic City of Jefferson.  Space inside this building will be available for rent for veteran groups and small non-profit groups.  If you are interested in renting, contact Anne Green, or 573-418-0876.


Gift Memberships are now available.  Contact Anne Green at or 573-418-0876.

HCJ Mission: To proactively preserve our historic resources and create an environment that makes preservation a viable focus for the future of Jefferson City.

Upcoming Events

January 23, 2020
  • HCJ Business Meeting - January 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Historic City of Jefferson members are asked to attend the Annual Business Meeting for the organization. This is the rescheduled date. For more information, contact Anne Green,

    601 E High St Jefferson City, MO, United States

January 28, 2020
  • HCJ Business Meeting - January 28, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Historic City of Jefferson members are invited to attend this special event and the Annual Business Meeting for the organization. In the past, the business meeting has been combined with the Annual Dinner; this year, these will be two separate events (the Annual Dinner is March 17). After the special presentation, the agenda items will include ByLaw revisions, election of Board Directors, and various reports. For more information, contact Anne Green, 573-418-0876 or

    601 E High St Jefferson City, MO, United States

Thomas Lawson Price Society

The Thomas Lawson Price Society (TLP) is a special group within HCJ, named after the first Mayor of Jefferson City

Golden Hammer Award

The Golden Hammer Award recognizes those in our community who are restoring our historic structures.

HCJ Foundation

The Foundation exists to preserve an individual’s own personal interest in the historic significance that this community offers.