Experience What We Have to Offer! 

SUMMER HOURS:                                             SEPTEMBER HOURS:  

   Open May 27th through Labor Day                  Open Labor Day and Saturdays

     Hours:  Monday thru Saturday, 10a-4pm          in September 10-4

OPEN YEAR ROUND by appointment!               PLAN AT LEAST TWO HOURS

 Call 515-602-6000 to set up your                        to view the entire museum!

   appointment time, any size group!                       Last admission 2:00 pm


CLOSED:  New Year's Day, July 4, 

Thanksgiving Day, December 25 (Christmas)

and Sundays.


ADMISSION*: $12- Adults

  $6 Children 5-13

   Free- Children Under 5

*includes the main building, the Heartland Museum Big Red Shed, the Outdoor Learning Center (little red shed), plus the 4-H Schoolhouse Museum!  Guided tours available upon request, please request in advance.

                          (2022 Billboard that was on Interstate 35, just north of Ames)

TOUR GROUPS:  Other ag tours in the area include Hagie/John Deere Manufacturing, 

where they make sprayers and other farm equipment, and Bayer Crop Science, producer of crop protection products.   


SCHOOLS:  Call us to arrange a field trip day during the year.  We offer hands-on learning

Wheelchairs available............................FREE Parking.....................RV Parking available!

Free parking for any type of vehicle!


Heartland Parking

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Heartland Museum Gift Shop

Places to stay, click on the blue button:

Clarion Hometown Inn   

1001 Central Ave. W

Clarion, IA 50525

(515) 293-6647

Cobblestone Inn & Suites

500 Central Ave. W

Clarion, IA 50525

(515) 602-6634






For additional information on visiting Clarion and places to go:

Call (515) 602-6000 or visit

Chamber & Development Board.  

Restaurants, Food & Beverages

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Gifts for Everyone! 

Select kitchen and dining room items, locally made items; hats, teddy bears, tractors, books, souvenirs, toys, shirts (and more)!

Gift shop is open same hours as the museum, shoppers welcome.

Yes!  Bring your camera!

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