The Dr. Michael J. Clarke History Musuem of Ozarks Scouting is dedicated to preserving and sharing the stories of Scouting History in the Ozarks.

The history of the local Boy Scout Councils since 1916 share a unique story as their paths met in 1994 to create the Ozark Trails Council, BSA.

The Museum is committed to sharing the story of Scouting the Southwest Missouri and Southeaster Kansas.