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Amana, Iowa

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Industrial Machine Shop Museum

The Industrial Machine Shop Museum dates back to 1860 and was the original repair shop for the Amana Woolen Mill. The museum still contains equipment original to the building. Machinery was driven by a central line shaft and was powered by the water wheel turned by the millrace canal.

Amana, IA Museums

Homestead Store Museum

Exhibits on commerce, architecture, communal-era crafts, and the store's role in the Amana community. Tour the museum's "open storage" areas.

Amana, IA Museums

Communal Kitchen and Cooper Shop Museum

Authentic Amana communal kitchen house, including kitchen area and dining room, preserved as it was when the communal system ended in 1932. Across the street is the coopershop, where barrels were made.

Amana, IA Museums

Amana Woolen Mill and Salesroom

Iowa's only operating woolen mill, with looms in operation Monday through Friday. Self-guided tours available daily.

Amana, IA Mills


Things to do near Amana, IA

Cedar Rapids Country Club

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7 days...

Grant Wood Studio and Visitor Center

Tour the original studio where artist Grant Wood lived and worked from 1924 to 1934. Designed and built by Wood, this light-...

Brucemore

One of 25 properties of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Brucemore is a 26-acre estate in the heart of Cedar Rap...

Coralville Lake Fishing

Fishing is permitted on all areas of Coralville Lake except at swimming beaches, boat ramps, developed campgrounds, and any a...

The Carl and Mary Koehler History Center

Permanent and changing exhibits, including "Living Along the Tributaries" and the virtual adventure, TimeQuest....