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Taylor County Historical Museum And Round Barn

Taylor County Historical Museum And Round Barn - Bedford, Iowa The county has developed a four-acre historical complex by bringing in various historic structures. Visitors can look at a log cabin over a century old, furnished rural schoolhouse, print … [Read more...]

Sidney Iowa Rodeo – Sidney, Iowa

Sidney Iowa Rodeo - Sidney, Iowa The Sidney facility is one of the best in the country with parking, new pens and gates, hospital facilities, concessions, flea market, carnival and covered concrete grandstands. Sidney's population of 1,150 hosts over … [Read more...]

Shelby County Historical Museum – Harlan, Iowa

Shelby County Historical Museum - Harlan, Iowa In Harlan visitors can look at quite a variety of historical items. The museum’s collection includes old fire-fighting equipment, antique furniture and clothing, a stuffed two-headed calf, and … [Read more...]

Ruth Anne Dodge Memorial, “Black Angel” – Council Bluffs, Iowa

Ruth Anne Dodge Memorial, "Black Angel" - Council Bluffs, Iowa Locally known, in Council Bluffs, as th "Black Angel," this statue inspired by visions experienced by Mrs. Dodge in 1916 on the three nights preceding her death. The … [Read more...]

Prairie Trails Museum Of Wayne County – Corydon, Iowa

Prairie Trails Museum Of Wayne County - Corydon, Iowa In this museum, in Corydon, Iowa, the exhibit “Prairie to Present” traces the various ages of a heartland prairie. More than 40,000 artifacts are available for use in the displays showing the area’s … [Read more...]

Oak Seminary – Pleasanton, Iowa

Oak Seminary - Pleasanton, Iowa A one room school house on it's orignal site 3 miles east of Pleasanton, Iowa. The school dates back to the 1850's with diaries from a former student of 1887 being found to document the activities at that time. It's … [Read more...]

Nodaway Valley Historical Museum And Goldenrod School House – Clarinda, Iowa

Nodaway Valley Historical Museum And Goldenrod School House- Clarinda, Iowa This museum features the history of the Nodaway Valley from 1840 to the present. Included are displays dealing with the Civil War, agriculture, early commercial life of the … [Read more...]

Museum Of Religious Arts – Logan, Iowa

Museum Of Religious Arts - Logan, Iowa The purpose of the Museum of Religious Arts in Logan, Iowa is to preserve and exhibit religious arts, tradition and culture, fostering an appreciation of religious history for our enrichment and that of future … [Read more...]

Mills County Historical Museum, Earth Lodge – Glenwood, Iowa

 Mills County Historical Museum, Earth Lodge - Glenwood, Iowa In Glenwood Lake Park, the town has developed a number of interesting sites. At one locale a Native American Earth Lodge has been developed and it displays a collection of artifacts from … [Read more...]

Miller’s Country Zoo – Greenfield, Iowa

  The zoo is closed and has been for some time.  What a sad loss to the area!!   Miller’s Country Zoo - Greenfield, Iowa In a beautiful country setting near Greenfield, Iowa, visitors can look at, and pet a few, many different … [Read more...]