Includes links to places or institutions that conserve, study, house or exhibit collections of objects with artistic, historical, military or scientific value.
African American Historical Museum and Cultural Center of Iowa
Offer exhibits on the history of African Americans in the United States, with an emphasis on Iowa. Includes a virtual tour, details of exhibits, events, memberships, admission rates, volunteer opportunities, hours. Located in Cedar Rapids.
Algona P.W. Camp
Exhibits tell the story about the camp which housed up to 10,000 German prisoners of war from 1944 to 1946. Includes a brief summary of the camp and hours. [English and German]
Antique Car Museum of Iowa
Showcases the life of the automobile from 1899 and includes approximately 75 automobiles grouped in ten-year periods. Includes membership information, tours, hours and directions. Located in Coralville.
The Billy Clocks Museum
Collection of hand-carved clocks housed in former residence of Czech composer Antonin Dvorak. Includes events, photographs, and directions. Located in Spillville.
Blanden Art Museum
Provides information about exhibits, special events, upcoming classes and memberships. Located in Fort Dodge.
Buffalo Bill Museum
Features exhibits about William F. Cody, riverboat pilots, the Sauk and Fox Indian tribes, pioneers of LeClaire township and Indian artifacts. Includes hours and location.
Carl & Mary Koehler History Center
Features collections of over 35,000 artifacts ranging in size from hat-pins to electric cars, special programs, research center and store. Includes membership details, volunteer opportunities, newsletter, calendar, and donation program. Located in Cedar Rapids.
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Features landscape art, ancient Roman artifacts and sculptures. Includes calendar, collection details, membership information, staff directory, program schedule and hours.
Danish Immigrant Museum
Features collections of artifacts, as well as special temporary and traveling exhibits. Includes admission fees and hours. Located in Elk Horn.
Des Moines Art Center
Highlights contemporary art with a collection of 19th and 20th century artists. Includes a visitor's guide, exhibition details, a calendar, activities, classes, workshops and membership details.
Dubuque Museum of Art
Established in 1874. Includes mission statement, details of exhibitions and collections, events, galleries, membership details, educational programs, hours, location and contact information.
Family Museum of Arts and Science
Highlights opportunities for children, young people and families to explore arts and science through learning activities, participatory exhibits and skill-building education. Includes hours, admission, class catalog, and events. Located in Bettendorf.
Figge Art Museum
Visual arts museum guide to the paintings, exhibits, and gallery displays. Workshop, clinic, membership and class schedules. Located in Davenport.
Fort Dodge Museum
Offers a look at an 1862 military fort and frontier town. Includes history, photographs, hours, fees and a tour map.
Iowa Museum Association
Dedicated to promoting museums within the state as leading centers for preserving, interpreting and understanding our natural and cultural heritage. Includes directory of board members, list of museums, membership form and contact details.
MacNider Art Museum
Features 19th and 20th century American art, including works by Bil Baird, Arthur Dove, Thomas Hart Benton, and Alfred Thompson Bricher. Includes hours. Located in Mason City.
Museums of Iowa
Searchable gateway to broad range of Iowa museums, zoos, historical sites, and related cultural attractions.
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