MEREDITH WILLSON BOYHOOD HOME – Mason City, Iowa

    MEREDITH WILLSON BOYHOOD HOME - Mason City, Iowa Description – In this 1895 modified Queen Anne Style home, Meredith Willson, who immortalized his hometown in the musical The Music Man, was born in 1902. The house is now filled … [Read more...]

LIME CREEK NATURE CENTER – Mason City, Iowa

    LIME CREEK NATURE CENTER - Mason City, Iowa Description – This nature center includes 400 acres of walking trails, restored prairie, wetlands, forests, and a building that includes mounted mammal and bird displays, bird feeding … [Read more...]

KINNEY PIONEER MUSEUM – Mason City, Iowa

    KINNEY PIONEER MUSEUM - Mason City, Iowa In a newer building near the Mason City Airport is housed a collection of a little about everything. You can find such things as: 1906 Model N Ford, the only Colby left that was manufactured … [Read more...]

Fossil And Prairie Park Preserve & Center – Charles City/Mason City Area, Iowa

     Fossil And Prairie Park Preserve & Center- Charles City/Mason City Area, Iowa This center will provide interpretive information about the fossils in the area and the nearby native prairie. The park has over 400 acres, of … [Read more...]

CHARLES H. MACNIDER MUSEUM – Mason City, Iowa

    CHARLES H. MACNIDER MUSEUM - Mason City, Iowa Description – This museum features a permanent collection of American art dating from the 19th century. It also has an extensive collection of puppets both created by and collected by … [Read more...]