Dubuque County Historical Society celebrates 70th anniversary

Dubuque, Iowa – The Dubuque County Historical Society (DCHS) will celebrate its 70th anniversary on February 23, 2020. On this date in 1950, the organization’s articles of incorporation were signed… Read the full story »

Remember the Ladies: The Path to Suffrage Opening at the Grout Museum

  Waterloo, IA – The Grout Museum of History & Science, 503 South Street, is opening a new exhibit on January 31; Remember the Ladies: The Path to Suffrage, on… Read the full story »

NCSML has been designated a Smithsonian Affiliate!

The National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library (NCSML) has been designated a Smithsonian Affiliate, joining a national network of museums, educational institutions and cultural organizations in sharing the resources… Read the full story »

“Medieval To Metal: The Art & Evolution Of The GUITAR” Opens October 5 at National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library (NCSML)

  CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – Medieval To Metal: The Art & Evolution Of The GUITAR is a touring exhibition that celebrates the artistic development of the guitar. Developed by The National GUITAR… Read the full story »

Prairie Day Camp

CHARLES CITY, Iowa — The National 19th Amendment Society will be hosting their annual Prairie Day Camp on the 1st Wednesday in August,  from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. for… Read the full story »

Motor Mill Sesquicentennial 2020

Celebrate the start of the Holidays at Motor Mill with the 3rd Annual Bridge Lighting and open house on November 23rd, 2019 from 5:00-6:30 PM.This event will kick off a… Read the full story »

Jeffris Family Foundation provides funding for Ham House

The Dubuque County Historical Society and its Mathias Ham Historic Site are pleased to announce a funding award from the Jeffris Family Foundation. The Jeffris Family Foundation has been dedicated… Read the full story »

Heartland Museum Presents: Farm Bureau Ag Learning Trailer

CLARION, Iowa – Heartland Museum will host Farm Bureau’s Ag Learning Trailer from August 21-27.  The trailer will be available to the public Monday-Saturday, 10 am – 3 pm.  The… Read the full story »

Iowa’s First Authentic Farm Stay to Open This Summer

Historic Site Chooses Photographer Jim Schlett as 2019 Artist-in-Residence

WEST BRANCH, Iowa — Herbert Hoover National Historic Site is pleased to announce photographer Jim Schlett as the 2019 Artist-in-Residence. Mr. Schlett will be in residence this August, and will… Read the full story »