• Events

  • Our facility includes a full sized gym which is available for rent for your special events! Contact us for information!

    Here are some events that are on our schedule.

    UPCOMING EVENTS:

    Sunday, April 28 Official museum opening
    for the 2019 calendar year from 1:00-4:00. Enjoy a tour and refreshments.
    Children welcome!

    Wednesday, May 1 
    The museum hosts our annual Pioneer Days for students in the county as they study Iowa history. A variety of hands on demonstrations give these 5th and 6th grade students a taste of Iowa life from years past.

    It’s always a hit for the students!

    1:30-3:00 5th grade from South Central Calhoun

    Sunday, June 23 Summer Festival Day 12:00-4:00
    Serving food from 11:00 to 1:00

    • Tours are available 1:00 to 4:00.
    • Tractor Ride around Rockwell City (weather permitting). 1:00 line up - ride will start at 1:30
    • Visit the Eagle Scout Project—restoration of the historic “Teacher Cabin” on the front lawn.
    • “Ride the Rails!” The museum’s newest display is a train room, with several working models running through a miniature city landscape.
    • It’s a terrific way to enjoy a Sunday afternoon with your family and it’s all FREE!

    Sunday, August 11th 
    Talent show in the museum gym starting at 2:00 PM

    Sunday, October 13th
    Al Welsh Dance

    The Museum is open 1:30 to 4:00 pm Saturday and Sunday April 28th to end of September. Tours during the week call our Secretary 712-297-7440 or our President 712-297-5081 and we can arrange it.