Perry County Genealogical Research Library & Archive

Make sure to plan your visit to the Genealogical Library and County archive during the month of June, 2022, for our special exhibit, “June Brides (and Grooms): A Visual History of Perry County Weddings. This exhibit is in the Doheny Museum Room at 108 S. Progress Drive in Perryville. Open through the end of June, the exhibit is open Monday-Thursday 9 am – 4 pm, Saturday 9 am to Noon, and Sunday 1-3 pm. Closed Fridays.

The Society’s office, genealogical research library and County Archive are open Monday-Thursday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm. Our Perry County Museum located in the City Park is open Tuesday and Thursday 1-3 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m. – Noon. The Faherty House, our house museum, is oppen by appointment. Thanks for visiting!


This center opened in March 2015 and has a vast amount of information about Perry County and its citizens.  It is located in the Perryville Higher Education Center at 108 S. Progress Drive, 2nd Floor, Perryville, MO 63775.  (573)768-2470 – Handicap Accessible



Perry County Genealogical Research Library & Archive information:

Researchers are invited to use the center to trace their family heritage and explore Perry County’s vibrant history and rich culture.


Perry County Historical Society Information


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