Jim’s History Barn – Peterson, Iowa

Jim_History_Barn.jpgJim’s History Barn – Peterson, Iowa
Visit this vintage barn with an enormous collection of memorabilia from our country’s wars and local artifacts.

You will have the opportunity to see everything from vintage tools, toys, and clothing to Indian artifacts and even a human skeleton!

Jim Hass took this project on and has totally restored the barn to enable people to see and learn about the history of the area.

Open by appointment for tours

Peterson, Iowa 51047

Free-will offering appreciated

Phone: (712) 295-6552  


  1. austin doston says:

    I just wanted to know what your hours were. I am going to come and find some interesting artifacts to show to tell my American History class about. I don’t want to come down when you are closed, so would you please send me your hours when you get a chance. Thank you

  2. They are open by chance or appointment so call to set the appointment and you will be fine.

  3. I was in Peterson yesterday & did not know about your barn..darn!

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