This list of African American Historic Places in Missouri is based on a book by the National Park Service, The Preservation Press, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers.[1]

For National List of African American Historic Places use this link.
Contents: Counties in Missouri with African American Historic Places 
Boone - Cooper - Franklin - Jackson - Lewis - Marion - Newton - St. Louis - Saline

Some of these sites are on the National Register of Historic Places (NR) as independent sites or as part of larger historic district. Several of the sites are National Historic Landmarks (NRL). Others have Missouri historical markers (HM). The citation on historical markers is given in the reference. The location listed is the nearest community to the site. More precise locations are given in the reference.

Boone County

The JW 'Blind' Boone house.

Cooper County

Franklin County

Jackson County

The Paseo YMCA

Lewis County

Marion County

Newton County

George Washington Carver

City of St. Louis

Saline County


  1. ^ African American Historic Places, National Park Service, National Register of Historic Places