|At-Home Expedition Activities|
| + Innovative Iowans Activity: Historic Iowa Architecture
+ American Gothic House Connect the Dots Activity
+ Video Tours and Resources Showcasing the National Historic Sites
+ Terrace Hill and City Landscapes Coloring Sheets
+ Paul C. Juhl Collection Flickr Album
+ Additional videos, articles and more!
Knowledge of architectural history in Iowa gives an understanding of the ideas that were important to and shaped past generations who lived on the land. A building can reveal much about the society that produced it, and understanding architectural history allows an insight into the capabilities and limitations of these past societies. Explore the activities, videos and additional resources in this at-home expedition to discover more about historic architecture in Iowa. Also, learn about three featured national historic sites in Iowa – the James B. Weaver House, Terrace Hill and the American Gothic House – that have deep ties to this expedition theme.