First Floor

EVERY ROOM filled with interesting historical items!

FEATURES OF THE FIRST FLOOR

1800 room

Farnhamville Bank

Photo room showing pictures of early area people, and old portrait cameras

1425 pairs of salt and pepper shakers

Mickey Mouse collection

Taxidermy birds

China collection 

The first floor of the Calhoun County Historical Museum is filled with so many interesting things that you may want to plan an entire visit just to explore it. Think of this, the museum formerly was a fully functional High School. Think of all the rooms and the size of those rooms. Now imagine EVERY ROOM filled with interesting historical items! The hallways are also lined with extraordinary displays!

Here is an overview of what you can see on the First Floor – Indian Artifacts, Hat Room, Civil War Quilt, 1800 room, Photography Room, Tribute to Farnhamville Room, Tribute to Communities in Hallway, Period Clothing,Collections of many kinds, including Mickey Mouse, Salt and Pepper Shakers (1425 unique pairs), fine China, antique dolls, and taxidermy birds.

The first floor is also the home of our Bee Hive Gift Shop.

Remember, our facility is handicap accessible!

BEEHIVE STORE

CHINA ROOM

CIVIL WAR QUILT

1800 ROOM

PHOTO ROOM

INDIAN ARTIFACTS HALLWAY

PHOTO ROOM CAMERA

1800 KITCHEN

CLOTHES ROOM

BIRD ROOM

COLLECTIONS ROOM

FARNHAMVILLE BANK

HAT DISPLAY

MICKEY MOUSE HALLWAY

Phone

(712) 297-8139

VISIT

Museum is open Sundays 1 – 3 P.M. from June through September, or to set up an appointment, call 712-297-7440.

Calhoun County Museum

Address

150 High Street
Rockwell City, Iowa 50579