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Missouri Bicentennial

200 years of statehood — 1821-2021
First Missouri Constitution, handwritten

Welcome to the Bicentennial Guide!

In honor of Missouri's 200th year of statehood, the Missouri State Library Reference Services division has created this guide to all things Missouri. Whether it's discovering Missouri's history, planning a Missouri trip, or finding out more about famous Missourians, this guide has it all!

Missouri's Bicentennial Day
August 10, 2021