Boone County Historical Society
Founded in 1963, Boone County Historical Society is an arts, culture & humanities nonprofit focused on historical societies & historic preservation. It is a relatively small organization, with $419k in revenue and 4 employees. Boone County Historical Society is headquartered in Columbia, MO and its president is William Jay Powell as of December, 2019.
The mission of the society inlcudes, but is not limited to, collecting, studying, perserving and exhibiting historic artifacts. The society recognizes historic sites and interprets and disseminates information pertaining to the history of boone county. The society owns and operates the walters-boone county history museum, the montiminy art gallery, the river-horse pavilion, and the historic buildings that comprise the village at boone junction.