“Roman Coins: Women Who Ruled, Women Who Roared” Presented by Sean Ulmer

Cedar Rapids, Iowa— In no society of the ancient world did women enjoy such considerable esteem and power as in that of Rome. Some Roman women would become so powerful… Read the full story »

First Phase of Cedar Rapids Museum of Art’s Construction Begins

Cedar Rapids, Iowa—On August 5, the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art began the first phase of its Reinvention with work on its exterior along 3rd Avenue. Over the course of construction planned… Read the full story »

Free Summer Admission at the CRMA and the Grant Wood Studio

Cedar Rapids, Iowa—The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art (CRMA) is excited to announce our Free Summer Admission Program of 2013! Beginning Tuesday, July 2, the CRMA will be free for… Read the full story »

“The Buzz on Bees” at Dysart Historical Center

The Dysrt Historical Society will host a program on Bees at the Agriculture Museum on Sunday, June 30th, starting at 2:00 P.M.  Stan Geiken, retired Benton County Extension Education Director,… Read the full story »

Designated “Preserve America Stewards”

Cascade Community Enhancement Corporation has been recognized as a “Preserve America Steward” for their efforts to preserve the Cascade Historic City Jailhouse & Cascade Historic Limestone Silo. The mission of… Read the full story »

AGCO: The Evolution of a Company

Featuring detailed miniatures of the historical brands that created one of today’s top agricultural manufactures   Dyersville, IA: The National Farm Toy Museum’s newest display, AGCO: The Evolution of A Company, highlights… Read the full story »

Learn how we feed our baby goats

Watch this short video to learn how we feed our baby goats.

Hudson dairy farm expands tours to churn out family fun

Our Latest Newsletter

Visit our website to see our latest newsletter edition of Up and Down the River.  Learn more about our parks and see what great programs and events we have… Read the full story »