This Victorian-Era home was built in 1906 by Morgan Vachel Dillingham. The Blue Springs Historical Society purchased the home in 1976 and operates it as a house museum with exhibits that preserve and share the history of Blue Springs from its early settlement to the present day.


  • The Blue Springs Historical Society maintains this historic home as a local history museum.
    The Blue Springs Historical Society maintains this historic home as a local history museum.

Named for the springs that took on a blue color in certain lights, the community of Blue Springs was organized as part of Jackson County in 1827.