National Farm Toy Museum – Dyersville, Iowa

The National Farm Toy Museum features thousands of toys and exhibits between its two floors. Tractors, implements, trucks, miniature farm dioramas, toy manufacturing information, and pedal tractors are on display around the museum. Also displayed are two … [Read more...]

Inwood Woodcarving Exhibit – Dyersville, Iowa

Visitors to the Inwood Woodcarving exhibit in Dyersville can look at many examples of woodcarving: clocks, figurines, chains, decoys, and toys. Woodcarvers are working on a full-size carousel and one can watch the steps involved in this carving. Among the … [Read more...]

St. Francis Xavier Basilica – Dyersville, Iowa

    St. Francis Xavier Basilica - Dyersville, Iowa This edifice in Dyersville is one of only 33 basilicas in the United States and is the only one outside of a metropolitan area. It was designated a basilica in 1956. The medieval … [Read more...]

Dyer-Botsford Victorian House And Doll Museum – Dyersville, Iowa

    Dyer-Botsford Victorian House And Doll Museum - Dyersville, Iowa This 1850 Victorian home was built by the founder of Dyersville three years after the town was platted out and has been renovated. The rooms are furnished with period antiques circa … [Read more...]