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.

Rent Mudd's Grove

Mudd’s Grove provides a lovely setting for special events, such as weddings, receptions and birthdays.

Century Home Plaques

Honor your Century Home with a custom-made plaque placed on the front of your celebrated residence.

Become a Member

Help us continue our mission to discover and preserve the history of Kirkwood and surrounding areas.


St. Louis County Library Local History Fair

The Kirkwood Historical Society will participate in a local history fair at the St Louis County Library HQ on Saturday, August 19 from 10 AM – 4 PM. Click on this announcement for more information. There will be no Friends meeting in July due to the 4th of July holiday.