Renovations at the State Historical Building of Iowa are taking place now through fall 2022. The building will remain open to the public during regular hours, but visitors may notice some temporary changes. If you’re planning a visit, please check this page for updates.
Regular Museum Hours
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Research Centers are open to the public by appointment only. Find the latest hours and make an appointment.
State Historic Sites will open for the season on Memorial Day Weekend. Hours vary by site. Check State Historic Sites for location hours.
Visit and learn about the people, places and points of pride that define the state.
- Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs Administrative Office
- Library and Archives Research Centers
- State Historic Preservation Office of Iowa
- State Historic Sites
- State Historical Museum of Iowa
Masks are optional for all visitors and are available at each location.