St. Charles County Historical Society
Old Market House
101 South Main Street
St. Charles, Missouri 63301
(636) 946-9828
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St. Charles County Historical Society
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The Archives will be closed in honor of Memorial Day on May 27th. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The SCCHS Archives at 101 S Main Street.
 
Our hours  are from 10 am to 3 pm on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.  We are also open on Saturdays for research by appointment only until further notice. Please call (636) 946-9828 in advance to make a Saturday research reservation. Check our calendar on the left for our Holiday hours and CLOSINGS due to weather.
 
Research may also be done online (see the Research Page) or by email (see the web contact form). Please watch this website for more information. Thank you and please stay safe.
 
NEW -  Link to "Lost St. Charles"  The history of every community is written in many places—documents, images, the built environment, and the past lives of its people. That history includes buildings no longer standing, but still tell the stories of the people who lived or worked there and their times. This website is about those stories in “Lost St. Charles.” Lost St. Charles (arcgis.com)
 
 

Business Members

Our business friends support SCCHS. Please support them. For information about ALL of our business members click HERE.
 



UPCOMING EVENTS
May 28
RESCHEDULED - Doing Genetic Genealogy in 2024
THE ST. CHARLES COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY “FOCUS ON GENEALOGY”   PRESENTS   “DOING GENETIC GENEALOGY IN 2024”   DNA TESTING CAN HELP YOU SOLVE GENEALOGICAL MYSTERIES AND MAKE NEW DISCOVERIES. IN THIS PRESENTATION, YOU WILL LEARN THE KEY GENETIC GENEALOGY ...

June 15
Archival Experience - Juneteenth at the SCCHS Archives
Archival Experience   Juneteenth at the SCCHS Archives   June 15th 10 am – 3 pm   On June 19, 1865, U.S. Maj. Gen. Gordon Granger issued General Order No.3 which informed the people of Texas that all enslaved ...

September 27
The American Revolutionary War in the West History Conference
      The St. Charles County Historical Society, the Saint Charles Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Fernando de Leyba Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution, the España Chapter of the Daughters of the ...