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1   Amana Colonies
2   Don Nagle Walnut Grove Pioneer Village
3   Fort Atkinson State Preserve
4   Fort Museum and Frontier Village
5   Humboldt County Historical Museum
6   International Center for Rural Culture & Art
7   Kalona Historical Village and Mennonite Museum and
8   Living History Farms
9   Madison County Historical Complex
10 Old Fort Madison
11 Nelson Pioneer Farm
12 Pella Historical Village
13 Vesterheim, the Norwegian-American Museum
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Amana Colonies  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: A series of villages, each with historic buildings reflecting the history of Amana colonies. The National Register of Historic Places has created a travel itinerary that includes most of the historicAddress
Amana Colonies Convention Bureau
39 38th Ave #100
Amana, Iowa 52203
General Location:
Closest City:  Cedar Rapids
Closest Interstate: 
I-80 or I-380
Closest Airport:  Cedar Rapids Eastern Iowa CID


Contact
Phone 319 622-3567
Toll free 800 579-2294
Don Nagle Walnut Grove Pioneer Village Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Replica 19th century pioneer village, many donated and renovated. Covers period 1830-1930Address
18817 290th St
Long Grove, Iowa 52726
General Location: Eastern Iowa
Closest City: Davenport (10 mi)
Closest Major Road: 
East of US 61 at 290th
Closest Airport: 
Moline, IL Quad City MLI

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Phone 319 285-9903
Fort Atkinson State Preserve Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Reconstructed frontier fortAddress
S 7th St
PO Box 240
Fort Atkinson, Iowa 52142
General Location: Northeast Iowa
Closest City: Waterloo
Closest Major Road: 
US 52
Closest Airport: 
Waterloo Municipal ALO

Contact
Phone 319 425-4161

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Fort Museum and Frontier Village Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: almost 20 buildings either moved to or built on old Fort grounds, Quartermaster's house remains from original fortAddress
Fort Dodge Trading Post
1002 Kenyon Rd
Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501
General Location:  
Closest City: Fort Dodge
Closest Major Road: 
US 169
Closest Airport: 
Des Moines DSM

Contact
Phone 515 573-4231
Humboldt County Historical Museum Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: 1879 brick house, log cabin, barn, jailAddress
905 1st Ave N
Humboldt, Iowa 50548
General Location:
Closest City: Fort Dodge (15 mi)
Closest Major Rd: 
Lincoln Ave & SR3
Closest Airport: 
Des Moines Intl DSM

Contact
Phone 515 332-5280
International Center for Rural Culture & Art Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description:  fully restored 50 foot round barn, country school, restoration underway on 1887 country churchAddress
The Round Barn
PO Box 174
Allerton, Iowa 50008
General Location:
Closest City: Des Moines (60 mi)
Closest Interstate: 
I-35 SR2 (25 mi)
Closest Airport: 
Des Moines Intl DSM

Contact
Phone 515 872-2667

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Kalona Historical Village and Mennonite Museum and Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: 13 restored buildings grouped around wooden train depot; Wahl Museum, Mennonite Museum, school, country storeAddress
411 9th St
Kalona, Iowa 52247
General Location:
Closest City: Cedar Rapids (35 mi)
Closest Interstate: 
I-80 Exit 239, US 218
Closest Airport: 
Moline IL Quad Cities MLI

Contact
Phone 319 656-3232
Living History Farms Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: 1700 Ioway Indian Village, 1850 Pioneer Farm, 1875 Town of Walnut Hill, 1900 FarmAddress
2600 NW 111th St
Urbandale, Iowa 50322
General Location:
Closest City: Des Moines 
Closest Interstate: 
I-35 Hickman Road
Closest Airport: 
Des Moines Intl DSM

Contact
Phone 515 278-5286
Madison County Historical Complex Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: 1856 Mansion, stone barn, Zion Church, Winterset Depot, field store, blacksmith, log school, post office, live poultryAddress
815 South 2nd Avenue
Box 15
Winterset, Iowa 50273
General Location:
Closest City: Des Moines (25)
Closest Major Road: 
SR 169 & Summit St; I-35 Exit 26 (11 mi), I-80 exit 110 (14)
Closest Airport: 
Des Moines Intl DSM

Contact
Phone 515 462-2134

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10  Old Fort Madison Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Reconstruction of first military fort on upper Mississippi, active costumed interpreters, hands-on activitiesAddress
716 Madison Fort
Riverside Park
Fort Madison, Iowa 52627
General Location:
Closest City:  Burlington
Closest Major Road:  US 61
Closest Airport:  Burlington IA BRL


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Phone 319 372-6318
11  Nelson Pioneer Farm Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description:  14 buildings, 3 floor museumAddress
2294 Oxford Ave
Oskaloosa, Iowa 52577
General Location:
Closest City: Des Moines (50)
Closest Interstate: 
I-80 (25 mi)
Closest Airport: 
Des Moines Intl DSM

Contact
Phone 515 672-2989
12  Pella Historical Village Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: 21 building complex with Dutch-style architecture to reflect area's heritageAddress
507 Franklin St
Pella, Iowa 50219
General Location:
Closest City: Des Moines (40 mi)
Closest Interstate: 
I-80 (20 mi)
Closest Airport: 
Des Moines Intl DSM

Contact
Phone 515 628-4311

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13  Vesterheim, the Norwegian-American Museum Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Main building is 1877 hotel, now an immigrant museum, restored stone mill, two log house, log school, blacksmith shop, othersAddress
523 W Water St
Decorah, Iowa 52101
General Location:
Closest City: Dubuque (75 mi), Rochester MN (55 mi)
Closest Major Road: 
US 52
Closest Airport: 
La Crosse WI Mncpl LSE

Contact
Phone 563 382-9681
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