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Frank Lloyd Wright Stockman House

Wright's first Iowa building, designed in 1908, restored and furnished with Arts and Crafts furniture and reproductions of period Wright furniture. The only middle-class home of his Prairie School period that is open to the public in the U.S.

Mason City, IA Historic Homes

Lime Creek Nature Center

Visit the 450-acre conservation education facility with its walking trails, restored prairie, and nature center featuring animal displays.

Mason City, IA Nature Centers

The Music Man Square

The 1912 River City Streetscape features an ice cream parlor, gift shop, and set designs from the Warner Brothers motion picture of "The Music Man." The museum is a tribute to the genius of one of America'

Mason City, IA Historic Districts

Meredith Willson Boyhood Home

In 1902 Meredith Willson, who immortalized his hometown of Mason City as River City in "The Music Man," was born in this 1895 house. It is now filled with family memorabilia, musical treasures and period furnishings.

Mason City, IA Historic Homes

Things to do near Mason City, IA

Eldora Welcome Center and Railroad Museum

Visitor information center featuring local, area and regional brochures in the renovated Owasa, Iowa railroad depot. Museum c...

Mitchell County Nature Center

Wildlife specimens, bird feeding observation area, trumpeter swan restoration site with captive breeding pair....

Parkersburg Historical Home

Victorian home built in 1895 includes local history museum and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It feat...

Armstrong House

The Hancock County Historical Society Museum is a beautiful mid-Victorian house built in 1896 that preserves the heritage of ...