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Seven B Ranch – Webster City, Iowa

   The Ranch is closed.  Check out the other attractions in Iowa for your vacation.   Seven B Ranch - Webster City, Iowa This area near Webster City, Iowa, is a unique setting for educational field trips for both young and old. The … [Read more...]

Settlement Of The Prairie Park – Ackley, Iowa

     Settlement Of The Prairie Park - Ackley, Iowa In this small park in Ackley, Iowa visitors can look at depictions of early prairie life. Featured in the area are the 1870 Limberg house, which has been restored and country school. … [Read more...]

Restored Clarion Railroad Depot – Clarion, Iowa

    Restored Clarion Railroad Depot - Clarion, Iowa The Clarion Railroad Depot, which celebrated its centennial in 1998, served the Rock Island Railroad for many years. It has been beautifully restored and it now houses railroad … [Read more...]

Quasdorf Blacksmith Wagon Museum – Dows, Iowa

    Quasdorf Blacksmith Wagon Museum - Dows, Iowa This two-story 1899 business building in Dows, Iowa, recently restored, houses various displays of antique tools and equipment dealing with blacksmithing. It originally held the Quasdorf … [Read more...]

Promise Of America – Lake Mills, Iowa

    Promise Of America - Lake Mills, Iowa On a six-acre restored prairie site has been erected a sculpture to represent a Norwegian immigrant family. The statue, sculpted by the late Clifford J. Carlson, is located on the east edge of Lake … [Read more...]

Pilot Knob State Park – Forest City, Iowa

    Pilot Knob State Park - Forest City, Iowa This park near Forest City is one of the oldest park units in the Iowa state park system. It was dedicated in 1923. The “pilot knob” ridge is the second highest point in the state. … [Read more...]

Parkersburg Historical Home – Parkersburg, Iowa

    Parkersburg Historical Home - Parkersburg, Iowa The museum in Parkersburg is located in this Victorian home built in 1895. Visitors will enjoy the wide variety of woodwork in each room, as well as many artifacts of local history. One of … [Read more...]

OLD BRADFORD PIONEER VILLAGE – Nashua, Iowa

    OLD BRADFORD PIONEER VILLAGE - Nashua, Iowa In this complex have been placed 14 historic buildings from the area. Here one can see a doctor’s office (the owner composed the song about the “Little Brown Church in the … [Read more...]

Mitchell County Historical Society Cedar Valley Memories – Osage, Iowa

    Mitchell County Historical Society Cedar Valley Memories - Osage, Iowa Osage, Iowa has on display are five fully functional antique steam engines: Reeves 40-140 cross compound tractor, 1913 Case model 110, 1910 Phoenix Caterpillar log … [Read more...]

MEREDITH WILLSON BOYHOOD HOME – Mason City, Iowa

    MEREDITH WILLSON BOYHOOD HOME - Mason City, Iowa Description – In this 1895 modified Queen Anne Style home, Meredith Willson, who immortalized his hometown in the musical The Music Man, was born in 1902. The house is now filled … [Read more...]