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Located at 300 E Locust St in Union MO


Hours will remain 12-4 on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays and 2nd and 4th Saturdays each month. 

We are always looking for volunteers to assist at the museum and new Society members.

Meeting 3rd Sunday 2pm at 300 E Locust. Will move up a week if 3rd Sunday is a holiday. Come and see if you would be interested in joining. 

History Fair Oct 29, 2023

We are also still raising funds for the Saving Our Roots campaign so that we can make this building our forever home. If you can help, please send your donation to Franklin County Historical Society, PO Box 293, Union MO 63084. 

1940 St Clair Elementry

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1913 Berger Train Wreck

Articles of Interest

We want to preserve our local history. We are always interested in discussing Franklin County memorabilia, antiques. If you have documents or photos you would like preserved and shared, please email us at


Got a history class or scout group wanting to learn more about local history? Contact us for a private showing and presentation at the museum.

Have questions about something in particular regarding County History, be it a family name, a building inquiry, or past event? Shoot us an email or ask on our Facebook page.


We host an annual history fair in October each year where 20+ vendors share knowledge, teach a skill, or show off their antique fire trucks. To be a part of this event, please email us or call 636.583.3247

Monthly Meetings are held the third Sunday of each month at 2pm and generally run 60 minutes. For 2021 we are trying to line up exciting new speakers to start about 230pm. We always welcome guests and new members.

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Call Us:


300 E Locust St

Union MO 63084

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