Hearst Center for the Arts – Cedar Falls, Iowa

Hearst Center for the Arts - Cedar Falls, Iowa This center offers a wide range of opportunities to experience art, whether it is through looking at the fabulous permenant display of regional and local artists to the works of the greats such as Dali, … [Read more...]

Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center – Cedar Falls, Iowa

Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center - Cedar Falls, Iowa On the campus of the University of Northern Iowa the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center provides performances more than 300 times a year.  The building was completed in 2000 for a … [Read more...]

Cedar Falls Raceway – Cedar Falls, Iowa

Cedar Falls Raceway - Cedar Falls, Iowa Built in the 1960's this drag race track is 60 ft. wide and 4000 ft. long with 350 ft. concrete launch pads.  The drag strip is asphalt.  Cedar Falls Raceway has been under IHRA and NHRA Sanctions and is … [Read more...]

UNI MUSEUM – Cedar Falls, Iowa

This museum has the largest natural science collection—geology, biology, history, and anthropology—in northeast Iowa. The museum serves the University of Northern Iowa and the surrounding communities, and has since 1892. It has both permanent … [Read more...]

The Victorian Home and Carriage House Museum – Cedar Falls, Iowa

The Victorian Home and Carriage House Museum - Cedar Falls, Iowa built in 1861 by A. D. Barnum, a building contractor whose local projects included the Iowa Soldiers' Orphans' Home (later the Iowa State Normal School and now University of Northern Iowa). … [Read more...]

LITTLE RED SCHOOL #5 – Cedar Falls, Iowa

The schoolhouse was built in 1909. Visitors can see a blackboard, older books, and turn-of –the 20th century furnishings. It also has a pot-Belly stove. … [Read more...]

Ice House Museum – Cedar Falls, Iowa

Ice House Museum - Cedar Falls, Iowa featuring items used in cutting, harvesting, storing, selling and the use of natural ice. Blocks of "ice" are stacked as they would have been in the ice house with the tools used by the men who delivered ice … [Read more...]

“R” Little Red School House Museum – Cedar Falls, Iowa

“R” Little Red School House Museum - Cedar Falls, Iowa Bennington Township Schoolhouse #5: representative of the more than 9,000 rural schools that once dotted the state. This school house was built in 1909 by the local residents for their … [Read more...]

George Wyth House and Viking Pump Museum – Cedar Falls, Iowa

    George Wyth House and Viking Pump Museum - Cedar Falls, Iowa T he Historical Society acquired the Wyth House in 1979 as a bequest from Dorothy G. Wyth who gave the house in memory of her parents, George and Alice Wyth. July 1, 1925 J. … [Read more...]

ANTIQUE ACRES – Cedar Falls, Iowa

    ANTIQUE ACRES - Cedar Falls, Iowa Near a 70-site campground, one can learn about the history of agriculture through various displays. In the collection visitors can see restored and preserved antique steam, saw mill, and farm … [Read more...]