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2019

Recent Acquisitions (October-still on view)

Features recent acquisitions and loans to the museum, including many items not typically on view

The Few: Winston Churchill and the Royal Air Force (July-September)

Painting as a Pastime: From Winston to the White House (April-July)

A look behind the public personas of Winston Churchill and Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, and George W. Bush through their own paintings

An Imaginative Concept: Christopher Wren’s St. Mary the Virgin, Aldermanbury Journey to Fulton (April-still on view)

April 9, Sir Winston Churchill Day (April)

Mini-exhibit about how President John F. Kennedy came to declare Winston Churchill an honorary American citizen on April 9, 1963, including items from the museum's permanent collection

The Special Relationship Project (March-October)

Collaborative art installation project between the museum and 4000+ Callaway County k-12 students to express various interpretations of the term "special relationship," coined by Winston Churchill during his Iron Curtain speech; view the online exhibit at ancmsrp.org

2018

The Churchill Image (March 2018-April 2019)

Busts and other sculptures of Winston Churchill from the museum's permanent collection

2016

Sinews of Peace: The Power of Prose (March-April)

In celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Iron Curtain speech we exhibited a rare item from our collection: a draft of the speech that contains Churchill's shorthand edits. This exhibition was made possible by the Sandra L. and Monroe E. Trout Endowment.

From Swords to Plowshares (May-June)

Exhibit by Hollingsworth Fine Arts

2015

The Paintings of Sir Winston Churchill (November 2015-February 2016)

An exhibit at the Kemper Art Museum in St. Louis organized by America's National Churchill Museum. More information here

Through the Lens

Photographs of Winston Churchill from the Mahoney Collection.

15th Annual Watercolor Missouri International (March-May)

Exhibit by the Missouri Watercolor Society - Fulton, Missouri

Churchill Family Artists

Works by Churchill family members drawn from the museum's permanent collections

We March Together (June-August)

An exhibit of World War II propaganda posters drawn from the museum's permanent collections focusing on the partnership between the United States and Great Britain to commemorate the 70th Anniversaries of Victory in Europe (VE) and Victory in Japan (VJ) Days.

Karsh (August-October)

Photographs of Churchill by Yosef Karsh. Exhibit by the Montgomery Museum of Fine Art.

2014

Ronald Reagan & Margaret Thatcher: Their Special Relationship (January-March)

14th Annual Watercolor Missouri International (March-May)

Exhibit by the Missouri Watercolor Society - Fulton, Missouri

D-Day Normandy: Operation Overlord Artwork (May-July)

Traveling exhibit by the Navy Art Collection - Washington, D.C.

Berlin Wall Exhibit (September-October)

2013

More Than Cards: The Hallmark/Churchill Connection (January-March)

13th Annual Watercolor Missouri International (March-May)

Exhibit by the Missouri Watercolor Society - Fulton, Missouri

World War II Navy Art: A Vision of History (June-August)

Traveling exhibit by the Navy Art Collection - Washington, D.C.

Churchillian Photo Exhibition

Mural Project (September-October)

2012

The Way We Worked (February-March)

Traveling exhibit by the Smithsonian Institution's Museum on Main Street

12th Annual Watercolor Missouri National (March-May)

Exhibit by the Missouri Watercolor Society - Fulton, Missouri

Our Stories Our Lives: America's Greatest Generation (June-August)

Traveling exhibit by NEH on the Road

2011

Outstanding Women of Missouri History (January-February)

Traveling exhibit by the Missouri Women's Council - Jefferson City, Missouri

At Home in the Himalayas (January-February)

This exhibit was a student-led creation.

Women in the Military: A Jewish Perspective (February-March)

Traveling exhibit by the National Museum of American Jewish Military History - Washington, D.C

Out of the Vaults: Churchilliana (February-March)

11th Annual Missouri Watercolor National (March-May)

Exhibit by the Missouri Watercolor Society - Fulton, Missouri

Lives Remembered: Photographs from a Small Town in Poland, 1897 - 1939 (June)

Traveling exhibit by the Holocaust Museum Houston - Houston, Texas

Ticket to the Past: The First 25 Years of the Missouri State Fair (July-August)

Traveling exhibit by the Missouri State Archives - Jefferson City, Missouri

West Boulevard Elementary Museum: Quilts (August-October)

Exhibit by West Boulevard Elementary School 5th graders - Columbia, Missouri

The Navy Art of Thomas Hart Benton (August-November)

Traveling exhibit by the Navy Art Collection - Washington, D.C. 

2010

Dr. Seuss Wants You (January-February)

Traveling exhibit by the Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education - Cincinnati, Ohio

Churchill's Women (March)

10th Annual Watercolor Missouri National (March-May)

Exhibit by the Missouri Watercolor Society - Fulton, Missouri

The Life Atomic: Growing Up in the Shadow of the A-Bomb (June-July)

Traveling exhibit by the Rogers Historical Museum - Rogers, Arkansas

Wartime Escape: Margret and H.A. Rey's Journey from France (July-October)

Traveling exhibit by Exhibits USA

West Boulevard Elementary Museum: Overcoming Intolerance (August-October)

Exhibit by West Boulevard Elementary School 5th graders - Columbia, Missouri

2009

9th Annual Watercolor Missouri National (March-May)

Exhibit by the Missouri Watercolor Society - Fulton, Missouri

The Berlin Wall

A mini-exhibit on the Berlin Wall and Edwina Sandy's Breakthrough.

40 Years of St. Mary as College Chapel (July-September)

A pictorial exploration of the life of the Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Aldermanbury, and its presence on campus.

West Boulevard Elementary Museum: Hope & Heartbreak: The Many Faces of Childhood (August-September)

Exhibit by West Boulevard Elementary School 5th graders - Columbia, Missouri

Vanished: German-American Civilian Internment, 1941-48 (October-November)

Traveling exhibits by TRACES Center for History and Culture.

2008

8th Annual Watercolor Missouri National (March-May)

Exhibit by the Missouri Watercolor Society - Fulton, Missouri

Selected Items from the Darling Collection (June-August)

A mini-exhibit of some of the unusual items in the Darling Collection, which consists of Chinese artifacts from various antemodern periods.

Harry H. Vaughn: The Soldier, the Collector, the Official

A mini-exhibit of items from the Harry H. Vaughn collections highlighting different aspects of his life as a soldier, collector, and official.

"We are in it all the way" (July-August)

Selected World War II posters from the White Collection of over 400 World War I and II posters.

2007

Images of Callaway County (June-July)

Sponsored by the Callaway County Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee

The Letters of George C. Marshall and Winston S. Churchill (August-November)

Exhibit by the George C. Marshall Center

Annual Victorian Christmas (November-December)

“Leave the past to history especially as I propose to write that history myself.”

Winston S. Churchill