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Wieting Theatre, Toledo, Ia

The historic 1912 Opera house is still on operation. The Wieting theatre re- opened Feb. 2012 following a multi- million dollar historical restoration led by community activists. This old opera house is a restored gem worth visiting! The history of the … [Read more...]

Johnson County Historical Society Museum- Coralville, IA

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The Johnson County Historical Society Museum provides a permanent home to the society's treasure trove of more than 10,000 historic artifacts that portray the diverse and vibrant heritage of the county, from Native Americans to early settlers to … [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...]

Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery – Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery - Cedar Rapids, Iowa 10 acres of home grown quality grapes go into the making of the fabulous wine of the Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery.  The Cedar Ridge Distillery is the first legal still to operate in … [Read more...]

Iowa Masonic Library and Museum – Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Iowa Masonic Library and Museum- Cedar Rapids, Iowa This library and museum offers the one of the most complete collections of Masonic artifacts from around the world. The Iowa Masonic Library is reputed to be the largest in the world, and is at least … [Read more...]

Indian Creek Nature Center – Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Indian Creek Nature Center - Cedar Rapids, Iowa The Nature Center has two national recreations trails on its 234 acres in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Established in 1973, the private nonprofit organization includes a 240-acre nature preserve and an interpretive … [Read more...]

In The Future – Captain Kirk’s Birthplace – Riverside, IA

In the Future -Captain Kirk's Birthplace - Riverside, IA The future will hold the exciting birth of Captain James Kirk of the Starship Enterprise in Riverside, Iowa! Riverside is where interstate 380 ends and "the Trek Begins," or so says a … [Read more...]

Hoover Nature Trail – Burlington to Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Hoover Nature Trail - Burlington to Cedar Rapids, Iowa Iowa has a large number of nature trails. The Hoover Nature Trail joins with the ADT system which opens up more than 512 miles of trails. Going from Burlington, Iowa to Cedar Rapids, Iowa the … [Read more...]

Hitaga Sand Ridge Preserve – Coggon, Iowa

Hitaga Sand Ridge Preserve - Coggon, Iowa Just south of Camp Hitaga visitors can look at a rare phenomena for the state of Iowa—wild cacti growing and surviving on sand dunes. This type of thing occurs only in six or seven places in the state. It is … [Read more...]

Herbert Hoover Presidential Library/Museum/National Historic Site – West Branch, Iowa

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 Herbert Hoover Presidential Library/Museum/National Historic Site - West Branch, Iowa The Herbert Hoover Presidential Library/Museum displays tell of the life and careers of Herbert Hoover, the 31st President of the United States, is located in West … [Read more...]