Rathbun Lake – Centerville, Iowa

  Rathbun Lake - Centerville, Iowa Iowa is not known for its lakes but Rathbun Lake will help to put that thought in the background.  Here you can go boating, fishing, swimming, hunt in the area, have a picnic or hike the trails around the … [Read more...]

GARNAVILLO HISTORICAL MUSEUM – Garnavillo, Iowa

In an old historic church and nearby are items that relate to the history of the area. One can find prehistoric artifacts and Native American arrowheads. In the complex is an actual pioneer log cabin with furnishings and an example of an early lodge hall. … [Read more...]

Cedar Rapids Kernels Baseball Team – Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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Cedar Rapids Kernels Baseball Team - Cedar Rapids, Iowa.jpg" />Cedar Rapids Kernels Baseball Team - Cedar Rapids, Iowa When you want to spend a great night watching baseball then you should go to a game of the Cedar Rapids Kernels Baseball Team.  … [Read more...]

Bentonsport National Historic District – Bentonsport, Iowa

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Bentonsport National Historic District - Bentonsport, Iowa Tucked into the southeastern area of Iowa is the charming community of Bentonsport where in the 1940's the river town was a busy port-of-call for the Des Moines River steamers to dock.  The … [Read more...]

The Christian Petersen Art Museum – Ames, Iowa (ISU)

The Christian Petersen Art Museum - Ames, Iowa (ISU) This is a new museum on campus.  You will certainly want to visit to see the great works created by numerous talented artists and named for the nations first permanent campus … [Read more...]

Oak Village – Oakville, Iowa

Oak Village - Oakville, Iowa Not too far from the Mississippi River that runs through Iowa you will find the little town of Oakville.  The town got devastated by the floods of 2008 but with all the devastation came the wonders of the past.  The … [Read more...]