Events

Museum Hours
It’s Wednesday 3:52 am — Sorry, we’re closed
Monday – Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday – Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The History Museum on the Square frequently hosts events for people of all ages. Join us for enriching learning experiences, interactive steps into the past, and exciting nights on the town. Don’t miss a moment of historic fun!

Stories and Crafts on the Square – Tallchief: America’s Prima Ballerina by Rosemary Wells & Maria Tallchief

08/05/2021 - 10:30 a.m.

This event is FREE but registration is required. Please register by adding your guest count to the cart below.

08/05/2021
Host: History Museum
Location: Historic Fox Theatre - 157 Park Central Square

Gambling & Gunslingers: The Great American Virtual Shoot-out Game + Party Kit

08/06/2021-08/15/2021 - 00:00 a.m.

On July 21, 1865, Wild Bill Hickok became an American legend after taking part in the first shoot-out of the West.  In this virtual puzzle game experience, players will discover clues that will take them through stories of Wild Bill’s life and the events that led up to the shoot-out with Davis Tutt.  This game…

08/06/2021-08/15/2021
Host: History Museum
Location: Virtual

Frozen Custard Social Celebrating Missouri’s Bicentennial

08/10/2021 - 04:00 p.m.

Join us at Park Central Square on August 10th from 4-7PM to celebrate Missouri with free music and frozen custard.

08/10/2021
Host: History Museum
Location: Park Central Square in Springfield, MO

Stories and Crafts on the Square – Locomotive by Brian Floca

08/12/2021 - 10:30 a.m.

The event is FREE but registration is required. Please register by adding your guest count to the cart below.

08/12/2021
Host: History Museum
Location: Historic Fox Theatre - 157 Park Central Square

Sensory Friendly Morning

08/14/2021 - 10:00 a.m.

General Admission applies – No registration needed.

08/14/2021
Host: History Museum
Location: 154 Park Central Square

Stories and Crafts on the Square – The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver by Gene Barretta

08/19/2021 - 10:30 a.m.

This event is FREE but registration is required. Please register by adding your guest count to the cart below.

08/19/2021
Host: History Museum
Location: Historic Fox Theatre - 157 Park Central Square

Stories and Crafts on the Square – Freedom Summer by Deborah Wiles

08/26/2021 - 10:30 a.m.

This event is FREE but registration is required. Please register by adding your guest count to the cart below.

08/26/2021
Host: History Museum
Location: Historic Fox Theatre - 157 Park Central Square

“Aunt” Norma’s Hour – A Chat with Norma Champion

09/18/2021 - 11:00 a.m.

Join the History Museum on the Square and Aunt Norma Champion as we discuss Children’s Television.

09/18/2021
Host: History Museum
Location: 157 Park Central Square - Historic Fox Theatre