We are a unique hybrid, the only area history museum and art gallery of its kind.

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It’s that time of year again! Contact the Boone County History & Culture Center to schedule your own guided tour of the Village at Boone Junction. Featuring the Gordon-Collins Log Cabin, River-Horse Pavilion and Easley Country Store — it’s more fun than a barrel of nails! (Which we also have.)

Call 573-443-8936 for details! #BooneHistory
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The Boone County Historical Society mourns the passing of a beloved mayor of Columbia today. Darwin Hindman is a member of the Boone County Hall of Fame, inducted in 2017 along with his wonderful wife, Axie. www.youtube.com/watch?v=lSY2OsfKd3A&t=64s They were both honored for a lifetime of community service. Our hearts go out to Axie and the family in this time of loss and grieving. May the contributions of this man to our community never be forgotten. See MoreSee Less

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Any of these handsome faces look familiar? Happy Father’s Day from the Boone County History & Culture Center. #BooneHistory See MoreSee Less

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Available to Rent


This splendid home was built in 1877 and is on the National Historic Register. It is a unique location for your next bridal shower or tea. It can host small groups of up 20 in its magnificent first floor.

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Montminy Art Gallery

The gallery is a very popular rental for luncheons, cocktail receptions, sales awards meetings and small wedding receptions. Its horse-shoe shaped 2600 sq. feet features art exhibits by the region's best artists.

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Veranda and Gazebo

The covered veranda and the large, adjacent gazebo provide a vista of beautiful and historic Nifong Park with the Maplewood House peeking through the trees. A popular location for happy hour receptions and wedding receptions.

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