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.

  • 01/09/19
    The Ames Public Library has a lovely new website! https://www.amespubliclibrary.org/ Be sure to check out the Farwell T. Brown Photographic Archive and the digitized Ames Tribune, both located under ...
    > Ames Historical Society
  • 01/08/19
    Our current exhibit includes reproduced stereoscope cards taken by Martin Morrison. Morrison was an Ames photographer in the late 1800s, and often traveled back and forth between Ames and his hometown...
    > Ames Historical Society
  • 01/06/19
    An annual tradition in the Ames Tribune was announcing the first baby born in the New Year. Little Miss New Year of 1949 was Pauletta Marie Clark, daughter of Paul and Ruth Clark, of rural Ames. She w...
    > Ames Historical Society
  • 01/04/19
    Today is #nationaltriviaday! Here's an Ames history trivia question for you: An important early settler to the area was Cynthia Duff. She assisted the railroad with acquiring the land needed to plat ...
    > Ames Historical Society
  • 12/17/18
    The Textiles and Clothing Museum will be closed over the university's winter break, from December 17, 2018 through January 13, 2019. The current exhibit, "Designed for a Modern Life: Decorative Arts &...
    > Textiles and Clothing Museum (Iowa State Univ