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New Display at the Museum – Model Planes, Ships & Vehicles!

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Jefferson County resident John A. Schmitz for 35 years constructed historical planes, ships, working and commercial vehicles.  Most of his collection (100+ models) is on display until the end of December 2022 at the museum, 1723 Jeffco Blvd, Arnold and … Continue reading

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Christmas Open House Dec. 1 and Dec. 2

Christmas Open House will be held Saturday, Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and again on Sun. Dec. 2 from noon – 4 p.m.  We’ll be serving wassail, Christmas cookies and coffee. Tour the museum and look for … Continue reading

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Marvin Roesch and the Vogel relatives

Marvin Roesch, seated second from right, welcomed all of his Vogel relatives to the Arnold Historical Society Museum on Sunday, Nov. 4. Marvin recounted the entire Vogel family genealogy from their home in Baden, Germany in 1852 to arriving in … Continue reading

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2013 Calendars Are Ready

The new 2013 Arnold Historical calendar is available for purchase now. The calendar features Charles and Ruth Hayes, the Lone Dell School ball team, the  Joseph Vogel family, Rev. George Hilmer family, the Wuertz barn near the Franz Grimm field, the … Continue reading

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Heritage House Tour Wrap-Up

Sunday afternoon, Sept. 30, the weather was perfect for visiting the 100 year old houses in Arnold. The 108 year old home of Michelle McNeill, built by Wm Frederitzi, was a work of art. Taking the two small rooms that … Continue reading

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Grand Opening Aug. 11

This was an outstanding event for the entire Arnold Community! Perfect weather! Great music by Calvey Creek Bluegrass, C.T. Givens & The Retirees, and Rich Kraus. A 1925 Model T Coupe and a 1928 Chevy Coupe were displayed the entire … Continue reading

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Community Open House Aug. 11, 2012

From 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. music will be played by three different entities. Grilled hot dogs will be available as well as water and soda. Wander through the museum and see how many artifacts you remember.

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