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Living History Farms 

. Description:  1700 Ioway Indian Village, 1850 Pioneer Farm, 1875 Town of Walnut Hill, 1900 Farm
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How to find: 
Address:
2600 NW 111th St
Urbandale, IA 50322

Parent Organization:
Living History Farms
Contacts
Phone 515 278-5286
Alt Phone 515 278-2400
E-mail info@lhf.org
URL
:Living History Farms     www.lhf.org
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
 May 1 - Sep 4, last tractor cart 3pm, ticket sales end 4 pm 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5
Sep 6-Oct 15 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5 9-5
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Admission:
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Groups

As of APR 2007  4-12 $6    $11  60+ $10  
Special Fees:  two day tickets (consecutive days only)  adult $16.50, child $11, senior $15
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have:  Site is broken into 4 separate areas on 600 acre farm.  Visit each area and talk to the costumed interpreters at each.  Walk or ride tractor-driven carts between sites.  
Big Events: Suggested Stay: 3-4 hours
Period 1700, 1850, 1875, 1900 Type of Site Village
Buildings: 1700 Ioway Indian Village, 1850 Pioneer Farm (log cabin), 1875 town (14 shops), 1900 Farm (farmhouse), Multi media museum.
Interpreters: yes, costumed at each location Craftspeople:
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Nearby Attractions:

Historical

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Contact

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Terrace Hill Historic Site   Details are on the way, but in the meantime, you can find addresses, descriptions, URLs and more at our sister site, www.stepintoplaces.com  
Iowa Historical Building    
Science Center of Iowa    

Cultural

 
Des Moines Art Center      
Hoyt Sherman Place      
Recreational  
       
Amusement  
Adventureland      
Outdoor Recreation  
Des Moines Botanical Center
Blank Park Zoo
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Nearby Places to Stay:

Lodging proprietors:  we offer free listings for name, address & local phone.  For  an extended listing with web address, e-mail, etc. and a 50 word description, please CLICK HERE
Address
Contact
Camping/RV  
Timberland Campground 3165 Ashworth Road
West Des Moines IA  50263
515 987-1714

Bed & Breakfast

 
Ellendale Scandinavian B&B 5340 Ashworth Road
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 225-2219
Butler House on Grand 4507 Grand Avenue
Des Moines IA 50312
515 255-4096
Carter House Inn 640 20th Street
Des Moines IA 50314
515 288-7850
Cottage 1094 28th Street
Des Moines IA 50311
515 277-7559
Clarke House B&B 207 North 15th Street
Adel IA 50003
515 993-2199
Bestamor Haus 405 Tama Street
Slater IA 50244
515 685-3794
Summerset Inn 1507 Fairfax Street
Indianola IA 50125
515 961-3545
A Step Away 104 West Court Avenue
Winterset IA 50273
515 462-5956
Whitaker Farms 11045 NE 82nd Avenue
Mitchellville IA 50169
515 967-3184
Summerset House 204 West Washington St
Winterset IA 50273
515 462-9099
Hotel/Motel

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Comfort Suites At Living History Farms 11167 Hickman Road
Urbandale IA 50322
 
Courtyard by Marriott 1520 NW 114th Street
Clive IA 50325
515 225-1222
Hampton Inn 7060 Lake Drive
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 223-4700
Marriott Hotels & Resorts 1250 74th Street
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 457-3200
Ramada Inn 3530 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 225-1144
Sleep Inn Urbandale 11211 Hickman Road
Urbandale IA 50322
 
Valley West Inn 3535 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 225-2524
West Des Moines Marriott 1250 74th Street
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 267-1500
Wildwood Lodge 11431 Forest Avenue
Clive IA 50325
515 222-9876
Wingate Inn
7225 Vista Drive
1250 74th Street
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 225-6100
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