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Bayliss Park – Council Bluffs, Iowa

This is the focal point of downtown Council Bluffs. Ther park is the home of the Mormon Trail Monument, the Spanish American War Veterans Monument, the Civil War Memorial and the Vietnam Memorial. Along with those is the newly completed Veternans Plaza … [Read more...]

Adams County House Of History – Corning, Iowa

Located in Corning, Iowa this museum is in the building erected to serve as the jail for Adams County and did so from 1877-1955. Its displays trace the county history beginning with events of 1853. It contains military artifacts, items from the old jail, … [Read more...]

Adair County Heritage Center – Greenfield, Iowa

In a ten-acre area near Greenfield, Iowa, visitors can tour the main museum building and other sites at the complex. The museum has an extensive library and a number of display rooms. Outside one can look at a restored country schoolhouse, depot, country … [Read more...]

Commemorative Air Force Museum – Council Bluffs, Iowa

The museum features WWII memorabilia and four airplanes: Gen. Reggie Urschler's P-51 Gunfighter, a SNJ, Steinson L5, and Steinson L3. Visit the annual air show Labor Day Weekend. Hours: Open Wed, 6-9 pm, Sat, 9 am - 4 pm. … [Read more...]