Museums in Ames, IA

Find museums in Ames, IA. Listings include Ames History Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Textiles and Clothing Museum at Iowa State University, University Museums and Morrill Hall (Iowa State University). Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 11/27/21
    It's Small Business Saturday! Shop local in downtown Ames! Ames History Museum is open today from 10 am to 4 pm. #DowntownAmes #AmesMainStreet #ShopSmall #ShopLocal #SmallBusinessSaturday #CommunityH...
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  • 11/25/21
    Happy Thanksgiving! 🦃 Ellsworth-based Thompson Hatchery, started in 1929, bred and raised over 800,000 turkeys per year. This photo shows Fred Cook, the hatchery division manager, showing off one of t...
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  • 11/24/21
    Here are a few recipes to offer inspiration to your Thanksgiving meal planning courtesy of the Ames Woman’s Club Cookbook, ca. 1923. Who doesn't want to try a vegetable turkey? Donated by Dean Phillip...
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  • 11/23/21
    The museum will be open this Saturday, November 27, 10 am - 4 pm. Stop by while you're downtown for Small Business Saturday!
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  • 11/23/21
    This week in Ames history: a fire started in the Ames Stationers building late on November 22, 1987. The Ames Fire Department fought the fire for about 12 hours. The cause of the fire was apparently s...
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