Museums in Ames, IA

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

  • 06/21/18
    Our Members After Hours event scheduled for tonight is postponed due to the weather. A new date will be set soon.
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  • 06/21/18
    Today is the first day of summer! Summer time was not all vacation for Ames High students back in 1957. Here Elizabeth Spedding makes adjustments to the display in the J.C. Penney’s window when it...
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  • 06/17/18
    Emmet “Dad” Carr and his wife Alpha “Mom” Carr adopted three children and provided foster care for over 80 more. Their care and concern for the welfare of children who were swimming in dangero...
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  • 06/15/18
    Did you know? Iowa museums attract 5 million visitors annually, offer 60,000 public programs, and preserve more than 680,000 artifacts! #museumsmatter #iowamuseums #iowamuseumweek #ameshistory
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