Iowa Institutions

Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum
523 West Water Street
Decorah, IA 52101
(563) 382-9681

With 24,000 artifacts and 12 historic buildings, this national treasure showcases the most comprehensive collection of Norwegian-American artifacts in the world.

Discounted Admission
Gift Shop Discount
Hoyt Sherman Place
1501 Woodland Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309

The Hoyt Sherman Place Foundation is a not-for-profit organization formed in 1994 to preserve Hoyt Sherman Place into perpetuity.

Free Admission
Free or Discounted Tour(s)
Free Parking
Salisbury House and Gardens
4025 Tonawanda Dr.
Des Moines, IA 50312

Hours and Tour Times
Tuesday – Sunday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Guided Tours, 10:30 am 1:30 pm, & 3:15 pm
Self-guided Tours, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, 12:00 – 5 :00 pm

Free or Discounted Tour(s)
National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
350 East 3rd Street
Port of Dubuque
Dubuque, IA 52004
(800) 226-3369
Discounted Admission
Gift Shop Discount
Museum of Danish America
2212 Washington Street
Elk Horn, IA 51531

Founded in 1983, the Museum of Danish America is the only national museum dedicated to preserving and promoting Danish culture in America.

Free Admission