• 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.


    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.