Museums in Ames, IA

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

  • 07/20/19
    Due to the power outage, we are closed the rest of the afternoon.
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  • 07/17/19
    Amelia Earhart is a name almost everyone knows. But who taught her how to fly? Neta Snook was the first woman in Iowa to get her pilot license from Ames Municipal Airport. And she also taught Amelia ...
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  • 07/16/19
    Union Pacific's Big Boy steam engine was fun to see this morning! History brings people together. I think our forefathers would find it funny that we all waited around for an hour to watch a steam en...
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  • 07/09/19
    We just want to say thank you to Marilyn Clem for being one of our faithful volunteers! She is so much fun to work alongside! We cannot say enough good things about the people who put in so much time ...
    > Ames Historical Society
  • 07/09/19
    A Chicago & North Western freight train carrying 89 empty coal cars suffered a derailment on April 27, 1981 as it was crossing the Grand Avenue underpass. 21 cars derailed with one landing on Grand. T...
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