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 »

River Museum invites guests to largest combined Earth Day, Endangered Species Day, and World Ocean Day celebration

DUBUQUE, Iowa – The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium will be participating in the Association of Zoos & Aquariums’ (AZA) annual Party for the Planet celebration on April 20…. Read the full story »