The Christian Petersen Art Museum – Ames, Iowa (ISU)

The Christian Petersen Art Museum - Ames, Iowa (ISU) This is a new museum on campus.  You will certainly want to visit to see the great works created by numerous talented artists and named for the nations first permanent campus … [Read more...]

Children’s Museum Of Central Iowa – Ames, Iowa

Children's Museum Of Central Iowa - Ames, Iowa This facility in Ames is designed to provide alternative entertainment for families, with the opportunity to educate with science and technology, experience fine arts, study natral history and it has … [Read more...]

Carrie Chapman Catt Center For Women And Politics – Ames, Iowa

 Carrie Chapman Catt Center For Women And Politics - Ames, Iowa Founded in 1992, the Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics provides leadership development and educational opportunities for women and men interested in politics, public … [Read more...]

Brunnier Art Museum – Ames, Iowa – ISU

Brunnier Art Museum - Ames, Iowa - ISU This museum in Ames is on the top floor of the Scheman Building which is in the Iowa State Center in the south part of the campus at Iowa State University. This building is located near Hilton Coliseum, Fisher … [Read more...]

Farm House Museum – Ames, Iowa

 Farm House Museum - Ames, Iowa This was the first building erected after Iowa took advantage of the Land Grant Act and founded Iowa State College and Model Farm. It appears now as it did in the era between 1860 and 1910. In its collection it has … [Read more...]

Reiman Gardens – Ames, Iowa

 Reiman Gardens - Ames, Iowa  A beautiful attraction in the Midwest is Iowa State University's Reiman Gardens one of the largest public gardens in Iowa. Located immediately south of ISU's Jack Trice Football Stadium, Reiman … [Read more...]

Octagon Center For The Arts – Ames, Iowa

Octagon Center For The Arts - Ames, Iowa A major regional art center in Ames, Iowa featuring local, regional and national art exhibitions. Tours and art programs are available. There is a museum gift shop which offers works by Iowa and midwest … [Read more...]

Story County Conservation Center – Ames, Iowa

Story County Conservation Center - Ames, Iowa In McFarland Park located in Ames, Iowa, is the headquarters for the County Conservation Board’s Environmental Education Program which has both indoor and outdoor areas that can be visited. Inside there … [Read more...]

Prairie Moon Winery and Vineyards – Ames, Iowa

  Prairie Moon Winery and Vineyards - Ames, Iowa Using organically grown grapes ranging from classic Pinot Noir grapes to 10 varieties of French hybrid grapes. The vineyard was begun in 2000 to fill the need for quality wines from the area … [Read more...]