MU in Brick and Mortar
The Hearnes Center as seen from the northeast.Date designed: 1969
Date constructed: 1972
Date of dedication: August 4, 1972
Architectural consultant: Sverdrup and Parcel, St. Louis, Missouri
Named after: Warren E. Hearnes, Missouri's 46th governor (1965-1973) and 1952 graduate of the University of Missouri
Historical/alternate names: Hearnes Multisport Complex, Warren E. Hearnes Multipurpose Building
This project was originally developed with support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the state of Missouri.