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Wildlife Lakes Elk Farm – West Burlington, Iowa

WILDLIFE LAKES ELK FARM - BURLINGTON, IOWA This farm is located just outside of West Burlington to the west where you can see the majestic elk with their huge racks, the females with their young and other wildlife such as geese that visit the ponds at the … [Read more...]

West Point Public Museum – West Point, Iowa

West Point Public Museum - West Point, Iowa. The West Point Museum, which is located on the southwest corner of the town square in West Point at 311 Avenue D., was established in 1977 by the West Point Historical Society. Museum items include numerous … [Read more...]

Van Allen House Heritage Museum – Mt. Pleasant, Iowa

Description – This is the birthplace and early home of Dr. James A. Van Allen, physicist noted for his role in United States space explorations, including the discovery of the Van Allen radiation belts. This Italianate home was built by his … [Read more...]

Tri-State Rodeo – Fort Madison, Iowa

Tri-State Rodeo - Fort Madison, Iowa Since 1947, Fort Madison has hosted one of the nation's top professional rodeos. A 10,000 seat outdoor arena plays host to four performances. This annual event continues to grow...don't miss it! The program for 2011 … [Read more...]

Toolesboro Indian Mounds & Museum – Wapello, Iowa

Toolesboro Indian Mounds & Museum - Wapello, Iowa This is a group of seven Woodland culture burial mounds and visitor center/museum with Oneota culture artifacts. The Toolesboro site consists of seven burial mounds on a bluff overlooking the Iowa … [Read more...]

Museum Of Repertoire Americana – Theater Museum-Mount (Mt.) Pleasant, Iowa

Description – In a building at the north end of the campground section of the Midwest Old Threshers complex in Mount (Mt.) Pleasant, Iowa, is located the Museum of Repertoire Americana(Theatre Museum). Visitors will find a unique collection of … [Read more...]

The Miller House Museum – Keokuk, Iowa

The three–story, 12–room brick home was built by Justice Samuel Miller in 1857 in Keokuk, Iowa. The Museum is owned and operated by the Lee County Historical Society. The home was built by Samuel Freeman Miller in 1859 at a cost of $13,000. … [Read more...]

SWEET CORN FESTIVAL – West Point, Iowa

SWEET CORN FESTIVAL - West Point, Iowa This annual four-day event takes place on the town square and runs from Thursday through Sunday inclusive, over the second weekend of August. Nearly 25,000 people decend on West Point to eat the wonderful sweet … [Read more...]

Swedish Heritage Museum – Swedesburg, Iowa

The Swedish Heritage Museum displays exhibits that present the immigrant experiences of the Swedish settlers of Swedesburg, early farming practices of the farmers who reclaimed the marshy acres surrounding the town, and the history of the church … [Read more...]

Starr’s Cave Park And Preserve – Burlington, Iowa

This 200-acre park and preserve in Burlington, Iowa contains a variety of forest groupings—from bottom-land softwoods to upland hardwood timber. Native prairie grasses and flowers are found in small patches along the limestone bluffs. Some prairie … [Read more...]