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Missouri History Museum set to reopen next week

Thursday, January 27, 2022

Through Jaime Lees on Thu Jan 27, 2022 at 3:08 p.m.

Like many other institutions in Saint-Louis, the Missouri History Museum (5700 Lindell Blvd., 314 746-4599) and its satellite locations temporarily closed due to staffing issues early in the current wave of COVID-19.

But there’s good news for local history fans: The Missouri History Museum now plans to reopen on Tuesday, February 1, 2022, and the MHS Library & Research Center and Soldiers Memorial Military Museum will reopen on Wednesday, February 2. 2022.

All visitors two years and older (including those who are vaccinated) must wear a mask that “fully covers the nose and mouth at all MHS locations”.

The regular opening hours are as follows:

  • Missouri History Museum – open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Open until 8 p.m. on Thursday. Free entry.
  • The Missouri History Museum‘s children’s exhibit, History Clubhouse, is open.
  • Café St. Louis by Pure is open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for sit-down lunch and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for take-out meals.
  • The Missouri History Museum shop is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with enhanced social distancing measures.
  • MHS Library and Research Center – Reopening Wednesday, February 2, 2022. Regular hours are Tuesday through Friday 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free entry.
  • Remote research assistance from the MHS Library and Research Center is still available.
  • Researchers can email [email protected] for assistance or complete the online contact form. Soldiers Memorial Military Museum — open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free entry.

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