February 20, 1865. The state granted the town charter of Kirkwood. An association of businessmen who wanted to escape the crowded city ravaged by … Read More...
The Kirkwood Historical Society is an all-volunteer not-for-profit organization that preserves and promotes Kirkwood's long and storied history. The society makes its headquarters in Mudd's Grove, a 150 year-old house located in the heart of Kirkwood.
Mudd’s Grove provides a lovely setting for special events, such as weddings, receptions and birthdays.
Honor your Century Home with a custom-made plaque placed on the front of your celebrated residence.
Help us continue our mission to discover and preserve the history of Kirkwood and surrounding areas.