Ushers Ferry Historic Village

Ushers Ferry Historic Village Located on a beautiful 10 acre site in Seminole Valley, Ushers Ferry now features a dozen historic buildings that have been restored since the 2008 flood.
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Ushers Ferry Historic Village provides the citizens of Cedar Rapids and Eastern Iowa with a venue for family friendly events and programs that build community from the historical perspective of a small Iowa town at the turn of the 20th Century. The buildings are open to tour Monday-Friday, 9:00 - a.m. - 3:00 p.m. June-August. The village holds office hours 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday throughout the year. Visitors are welcome to walk the grounds during the off-season.

Per the Iowa Code section 24.2A, the notice of public hearing for property tax levy can be found at:
03/13/2024

Per the Iowa Code section 24.2A, the notice of public hearing for property tax levy can be found at:

The Fiscal Year (FY) 2025 budget, beginning July 1, 2024, aligns with EnvisionCR, the City’s comprehensive plan, Council’s strategic goals, and the City’s thematic goal to Champion a Culture of Commitment.  The budget demonstrates the City’s commitment to budget stewardship and financial su...

It was a beautiful day at Ushers Ferry Historic Village this past weekend! Thank you to all our wonderful sponsors who h...
10/23/2023

It was a beautiful day at Ushers Ferry Historic Village this past weekend! Thank you to all our wonderful sponsors who helped give children a fun day at the Safe Halloween for Kids!

07/06/2023

Due to city road construction Seminole Valley Trail is closed from Seminole Valley Road on Thursday, July 6th to Friday, July 7th. You can reach Ushers Ferry by taking Ushers Ridge Drive from Seminole Valley Road. Turn left, onto River Parkway, and continue to Seminole Valley Trail. Turn left at Seminole Valley Trail and you can reach the main gates of Ushers Ferry.

Per the Iowa Code section 384.15A, documents for the City of Cedar Rapids total maximum property tax dollars:
02/15/2023

Per the Iowa Code section 384.15A, documents for the City of Cedar Rapids total maximum property tax dollars:

Welcome to the City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa

07/25/2022

Ushers Ferry phones and email are down Monday, July 25, 2022 for maintenance. If you need immediate assistance, please call Cedar Rapids Parks and Recreation at 319-286-5566.

02/08/2022

Cedar Rapids City Manager Jeff Pomeranz presented City Council Members with his proposed budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2022 at a special council meeting on February 7. The proposed budget serves to allocate resources and establish a direction for the City’s programs and services for the coming year. Council is scheduled to vote on the proposed budget in March 2022. Full details of the budget are available on the city’s website at cedar-rapids.org. Per the Iowa Code section 384.15A, documents for total maximum property tax dollars: http://www.cedar-rapids.org/.../depart.../finance/budget.php

We have had several phone calls today asking if the "Night at Ushers Scary" Haunted Tour event is happening tonight (Oct...
10/15/2021

We have had several phone calls today asking if the "Night at Ushers Scary" Haunted Tour event is happening tonight (October 15-16). THIS IS AN OLD LISTING from years past on an event website that is not ours! The next event will be our Harvest Hayrack rides on Wednesday, October 27th. Please visit the Cedar Rapids Parks and Recreation page for more information.

https://www.facebook.com/events/572744027485954/

Welcome to the City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa

05/28/2021

Attention all "Treasure Hunters!" The Medallion is not at this location. Ushers Ferry does not open to the public until July 6th, 2021. Thank you for your patience as we prepare to make the village ready for you to visit!

Cedar Rapids City Manager Jeff Pomeranz presented City Council Members with his proposed budget for the fiscal year begi...
02/10/2021

Cedar Rapids City Manager Jeff Pomeranz presented City Council Members with his proposed budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021 at a special council meeting on February 8. The proposed budget serves to allocate resources and establish a direction for the City’s programs and services for the coming year. Council is scheduled to vote on the proposed budget in March 2021. Full details of the budget are available on the city’s website at cedar-rapids.org. Per the Iowa Code section 384.15A, documents for total maximum property tax dollars: http://www.cedar-rapids.org/local_government/departments_a_-_f/finance/budget.php

Welcome to the City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa

02/10/2021

Cedar Rapids City Manager Jeff Pomeranz presented City Council Members with his proposed budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021 at a special council meeting on February 8. The proposed budget serves to allocate resources and establish a direction for the City’s programs and services for the coming year. Council is scheduled to vote on the proposed budget in March 2021. Full details of the budget are available on the city’s website at cedar-rapids.org.

Per the Iowa Code section 384.15A, documents for total maximum property tax dollars: http://www.cedar-rapids.org/local_government/departments_a_-_f/finance/budget.php

Address

5925 Seminole Valley Trl NE
Cedar Rapids, IA
52411

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm

Telephone

+13192865763

Website

http://www.crrec.org/

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Ushers Ferry Historic Village provides the citizens of Cedar Rapids and Eastern Iowa with a venue for family friendly events and programs that build community from the historical perspective of a small Iowa town at the turn of the 20th Century. Located on a beautiful 10 acre site in Seminole Valley, Ushers Ferry now features a dozen historic buildings that have been restored since the 2008 flood. The buildings are open to tour Monday-Friday, 9:00 - a.m. - 3:00 p.m. June-September. The village holds office hours 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday throughout the year. Visitors are welcome to walk the grounds during the off-season.


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