Museum Hours
It’s Tuesday 10:24 am — Sorry, we’re closed
Monday – Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday – Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm


Thank you for supporting the History Museum on the Square. Your financial support helps us provide new exhibits and stay up to date. You’re welcome to make a secure donation online or by mailing a check made payable to the History Museum on the Square, PO Box 2963, Springfield, MO 65801. History Museum on the Square is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and donations are tax-deductible. Questions? Contact us at 417-831-1976.

Planned Giving

Including the History Museum on the Square in your estate plans through a bequest is a simple but powerful way to leave a legacy of history for future generations. There are also a number of tax advantages to gifts made through wills and trusts. For more information contact us at 417-831-1976.

Gifts of Stock & Other Securities

The History Museum on the Square welcomes gifts of stocks, bonds, or mutual funds. There may be tax advantages to giving appreciated securities. Ask your financial advisor then contact us at 417-831-1976.

Donate An Item

Depending on the type of item you’d like to donate, please contact our Curator (for 3D objects) or Archivist (for documents, photographs, and other paper items). Schedule a time to meet and determine if your item would fit into our collection at or 417-831-1976.