Five Island Lake – Emmetsburg, Iowa

    Five Island Lake - Emmetsburg, Iowa Five Island Lake - Emmetsburg, Iowa One thousand acre lake near Emmetsburg used both summer and winter for recreational purposes. After extensive investment by the community the lake has become a … [Read more...]

House Of Dolls – Emmetsburg, Iowa

House Of Dolls - Emmetsburg, Iowa In a building near the Iowa Welcome Center, in Emmertsburg, Iowa, visitors can look at a collection of over 10,000 dolls dating from 1865 to the present. This is a private collection that has been featured in national … [Read more...]

Little House on the Prairie – Emmetsburg, Iowa

Little House on the Prairie - Emmetsburg, Iowa Everyone remembers the life depicted on the television show "Little House on the Prairie." The joys and the trials encountered by the Ingalls family and their friends. This replica, built by … [Read more...]

Wild Rose Casino and Resort – Emmetsburg, Iowa

Wild Rose Casino and Resort - Emmetsburg, Iowa features 550 slot machines and 15 table games on a 28,000 square foot casino floor. In addition it features Emmet’s Grill Buffet, which is a full-service buffet, Dunnigan’s, which is an Irish Pub, … [Read more...]

Victorian On Main Museum – Emmetsburg, Iowa

Victorian On Main Museum - Emmetsburg, Iowa This home at 1703 E. Main is considered to be the “crown jewel” of the many Victorian homes to be found in Emmetsburg. It was built in 1883 as a wedding present from Edwin and Mary Ormsby to their … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration – Emmetsburg, Iowa

St. Patrick's Day Celebration - Emmetsburg, Iowa commemorates the feast of Ireland's patron, St. Patrick, and recall the life of one of Ireland's heroes, Robert Emmet, with a three day St. Patrick's Day celebration, the likes of which are unequaled in all … [Read more...]

Palo Alto County Historical Museum – Emmetsburg, Iowa

Palo Alto County Historical Museum - Emmestburg, Iowa The Museum was established in 1969 holding the memories and treasures that made Palo Alto County special. The Free Methodist Church was purchased for the first museum and later an annex was added … [Read more...]