Service Changes Due to COVID-19: 

Changes, closures and cancellations have occurred to many of Clayton's facilities, meetings, events and services in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Click for updated information.

Clayton History Archives

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Under Construction 

The previous Clayton Historical Society website was retired in the Fall of 2019. Some information from the site will be available on this page in the future while others will be available at the Clayton History Center. Please check back throughout 2020 as information becomes available.

For general history questions, please contact Sarah Armstrong-Crumb at 314-290-8598 ext. 8733 or


Additional Resources

Clayton History

Clayton Fire Department History

Historic Hanley House


Self-Guided Walking Tours

Download the OtoCast app for an audio walking tour of Clayton's unique art, historical places and parks.

Clayton Community Foundation

10 N. Bemiston Ave, Clayton, MO 63105


Alex C. Elmestad
(314) 290-8553