Planning a visit this winter? Click here for holiday hours and information.


As an educator, you work hard all year to create and facilitate informative and engaging experiences for your students. Let us inspire your teaching practice with new perspectives and training at one of our many professional development workshops for educators. These programs are led by Museum staff, area partners, and experts in education and history. Click on a program title to learn more.

Program details are subject to change. Registration is required for all educator programs; we'll announce when registration opens via our Educator eNewsletter

See What Educators Are Saying About Our Professional Development Workshops

“Seeing the different techniques applied to the gallery spaces and topics was especially helpful.”

“Great discussions and hands-on, serious engagement between facilitators and participants.”

“I’ve learned so much about accessing and building students' prior knowledge and using artifacts to activate learning.”

“Thank you for making the Museum more accessible for teachers!”

“I feel much more confident using the Museum as a resource for my students, and helping to guide their learning.”

“I was opened to seeing exhibits and museums in ways that I never thought of before.”

“The strategies shared were modeled in exemplary ways. They sparked ideas that can be transferred to the classroom.”

“I got ideas for other subjects as well as history.”

“This was a fantastic experience. The ideas were innovative and exciting. The staff was friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful.”

Stay in Touch

We’re always innovating! Sign up for our Educator eNewsletter to stay informed about new offerings, special programs, and helpful resources.

Adult Programs and Community Events

In addition to our professional development workshops for educators, we offer a number of adult programs and community events at the Missouri History Museum. These include film screenings, book signings, lectures, musical performances, theatre performances, and exhibition-related events. Find out what’s going on at the Museum at or sign up for our Events eNewsletter.

Back to Schools

Bookmark and Share