Historic General Dodge House – Council Bluffs, Iowa

General Dodge HouseHistoric General Dodge House – Council Bluffs, Iowa

This Second-Empire home built in 1869-1870 by General Grenville Dodge and his wife is now a museum. Dodge was a Civil War officer, railroad builder, banker, and politician. The home has been restored and contains Victorian furnishings, many of the Dodges’ possessions including his extensive library. During the Christmas holiday time, the home is graced with 20 decorated trees. Guided tours are available.

Admission – $3 for adults, $1.50 for children ages 6-16

Directions – off Interstate Highway I-80, Exit 3, on Third Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Hours – 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Tuesday – Saturday, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sunday, February – December (closed Easter, Thanksgiving, and December 25)

Phone – (712) 322-2406  

 

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