Hobo Museum – Britt, Iowa
This is the only museum in existence that devotes itself to the HOBO way of life. Through its exhibits and displays is shown the intricate history of hobo life with lots of railroad memorabilia. The hobo story is told in photographs, artifacts, and video. This museum is an integral part of the National Hobo Convention which has been held in Britt since 1900.
Admission – Fee is charged
Directions – in the downtown off of U.S. Highway 18
Hours – 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, June – August; mornings, September — May, weekends by appointment
Phone – (641) 843-3867
The National Hobo Convention will be held August 12-15, 2010 in Britt. The date changes annually so check back for later events.