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ALLIS CHALMERS TRACTOR AND FARM MUSEUM – GRISWOLD, IOWA

Allis Chalmers Tractor and Farm Museum - Griswold, Iowa A collection of 39 tractors made by AC from the 1914 model 10-18 (second oldest AC tractor known to exist) to the 1972 model 220 including Rumely 6, Rumely Do-All, United and M crawler with Hough … [Read more...]

Smiling Water Tower – Adair, Iowa

Smiling Water Tower - Adair, Iowa When you are driving down I-80 headed toward Omaha or coming from Omaha toward Des Moines you will be greeted in this little town with the big Smiling Water Tower.  You can see if for miles leading you to the … [Read more...]

Sugar Clay Winery – Thurman, Iowa

    Sugar Clay Winery - Thurman, Iowa Tucked into the rural Loess Hills is the charming winery called Sugar Clay run by Owners, Vintners & Winemakers,Frank and Amy Faust.  They encourage you to come, taste their wines, … [Read more...]

Kings Crossing Vineyard & Winery – Glenwood, Iowa

Kings Crossing Vineyard & Winery - Mineola, Iowa This vineyard uses 100% Iowa grown grapes and is 100% Iowa processed. If you want Iowa wine, consider Kings Crossing Wine! The Vineyard has begun serving wine by the glass. What a wonderful way to … [Read more...]

William P. Hepburn House – Clarinda, Iowa

William P. Hepburn House - Clarinda, Iowa although closed to the public, this house has historical significance to the United States. Willia P. Hepburn was responsible for the Hepburn Act which enacted (on June 29, 1906) the Interstate Commerce … [Read more...]

Union County Visitors Center – Creston, Iowa

Union County Visitors Center - Creston, Iowa The founder of Phillips Petroleum Company grew up near Creston and a refurbished 1931 brick Phillips 66 gas station has been turned into an excellent place to “fill up” with information about the … [Read more...]

Union County Historical Village And Museum – Creston, Iowa

Union County Historical Village And Museum - Creston, Iowa The county is developing an 1890s village in McKinley Park. The buildings are furnished with period pieces. The village is composed of 16 buildings including a general store, church, school, … [Read more...]

Triple “s” Exotic Animal Park – Mount Aryr, Iowa

The Park is closed Triple “s” Exotic Animal Park - Mount Aryr, Iowa At this zoo in Mount Ayr viewers can walk through the exhibits or they can drive around the area. All types of animals, including lions, tigers, bears, and monkeys, have been … [Read more...]

Three Mile Lake – Afton, Iowa

Three Mile Lake - Afton, Iowa was named one of the top ten fishing lakes in Iowa. The small town of Afton offers a wide varieity of opportunities for those traveling through the southwestern section of Iowa. There are "Lawn Chair" nights on … [Read more...]

The West Central Iowa Pullers – Honey Creek, Iowa

The West Central Iowa Pullers - Honey Creek, Iowa This group was formed in November of 2006, If you are interested in becoming involved in the fun of tractor pulling in Western Iowa you need to contact this group. The West Central Iowa Pullers is an … [Read more...]