Museums in Johnston, IA

Find museums in Johnston, IA. Listings include Iowa Gold Star Military Museum and Johnston Historical Society. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 12/17/18
    December 17, 1903 - Orville and Wilbur Wright, two brothers from Dayton, Ohio, made the first airplane flight with a distance of 120 feet in 12 seconds. The brothers started with kites and gliders bef...
    > Iowa Gold Star Military Museum
  • 12/07/18
    December 7, 1941 – At 7:55 a.m. Hawaii time, a Japanese dive bomber bearing the red symbol of the Rising Sun appears out of the clouds above the island of Oahu. Following the lone fighter, a variati...
    > Iowa Gold Star Military Museum
  • 11/20/18
    For Eastern Iowans, go see the mobile World War I Honor Roll exhibit, now on display at the Carnegie-Stout Public Library in Dubuque. The display is sponsored by the State Historical Society of Iowa f...
    > Iowa Gold Star Military Museum
  • 11/19/18
    On Nov. 17, 2018, the Naval Academy hosted the commissioning of the Navy's newest Littoral combat ship, the USS Sioux City (LCS11), during a Saturday morning ceremony.
    > Iowa Gold Star Military Museum