Greene County Historical Museum – Jefferson, Iowa

 Greene County Historical Museum - Jefferson, Iowa The Jefferson, Iowa Museum houses a number of different collections. Visitors can look at displays concerning early county history, Native American artifacts, Civil War memorabilia, early … [Read more...]

Greene County Courthouse Jefferson, Iowa

 Jefferson, Iowa This marble, three-story edifice located in Jefferson, Iowa, was built in 1917 and has a dome rotunda with a stained glass ceiling. The various county offices are accessed through archways of marble that frame murals depicting the … [Read more...]

Jefferson Telephone Company Museum – Jefferson, Iowa

  Jefferson Telephone Company Museum  - Jefferson, Iowa In this museum in Jefferson, Iowa, are displayed all types of telephones, switchboards, and other types of equipment dating from the 1800s to the present. This is one of few museums of its … [Read more...]

Milwaukee Railroad Depot – Jefferson, Iowa

Milwaukee Railroad Depot - Jefferson, Iowa The former Milwaukee Railroad Depot in Jefferson, Iowa, has been restored and is used for several purposes. For one thing, it serves as the trail head for the Raccoon River Valley Recreational Bike Trail. The … [Read more...]

Mahanay Bell Tower – Jefferson, Iowa

   Mahanay Bell Tower - Jefferson, Iowa On one corner of the Jefferson town square is located a fourteen-story carillon. The structure is built of glass and ceramic cement. After taking a ride on a glass elevator to the 120-foot high observation deck, … [Read more...]