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Mansion Museum – Forest City, Iowa

    Mansion Museum - Forest City, Iowa In an old Victorian home in Forest City, built at the turn of the twentieth century, the Winnebago Historical Society has its headquarters and maintains a museum. This had been a private home for … [Read more...]

LIME CREEK NATURE CENTER – Mason City, Iowa

    LIME CREEK NATURE CENTER - Mason City, Iowa Description – This nature center includes 400 acres of walking trails, restored prairie, wetlands, forests, and a building that includes mounted mammal and bird displays, bird feeding … [Read more...]

LIDTKE MILL – Lime Springs, Iowa

    LIDTKE MILL - Lime Springs, Iowa This mill, on the Upper Iowa River, is one of the few remaining examples in Iowa of an old flour mill. The mill has working turbines. On the mill grounds is a 1900 Victorian style home which has been furnished in … [Read more...]

LADY OF THE LAKE – Clear Lake, Iowa

    LADY OF THE LAKE - Clear Lake, Iowa This sternwheeler ferry boat came to Clear Lake in 1987 after having plied the Missouri River for a number of years. It has two decks, one enclosed and the other open, bandstand, and dance floor. … [Read more...]

KINNEY PIONEER MUSEUM – Mason City, Iowa

    KINNEY PIONEER MUSEUM - Mason City, Iowa In a newer building near the Mason City Airport is housed a collection of a little about everything. You can find such things as: 1906 Model N Ford, the only Colby left that was manufactured … [Read more...]

Kendall Young Library – Webster City, Iowa

    Kendall Young Library - Webster City, Iowa In this building in Webster City, Iowa, visitors can see the Foster doll collection which contains over 170 dolls dating between 1800 and 1900. Also on exhibit is the Van Ness Native American … [Read more...]

Joy’s Doll House – Thompson, Iowa

    Joy’s Doll House - Thompson, Iowa At this home in the small town of Thompson, Iowa visitors can look at a large private collection of unusual dolls. The complete tour takes one and a half hours. (There is a ten person minimum for … [Read more...]

Jenison-Meacham Memorial Art Center And Museum – Belmond, Iowa

    Jenison-Meacham Memorial Art Center And Museum - Belmond, Iowa Belmond offers touring art exhibits, murals and artifacts for your viewing pleasure. These exhibits depict life of area pioneers. See restored 1900's house, barn, … [Read more...]

IOWA TROLLEY PARK – Clear Lake, Iowa

    IOWA TROLLEY PARK - Clear Lake, Iowa In the park visitors can take a ride on a Handcar or a Speeder to take you back in time to the days of the great railroad! After being closed for a number of years the attraction is back … [Read more...]

Holtan Farm Museum – Forest City, Iowa

    Holtan Farm Museum - Forest City, Iowa At this complex in Forest City, visitors can see a number of different structures that were typical of an early farm. For instance, they can see the 1869 Lundstrum family log house and the … [Read more...]