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Oelwein Historical Society Museum
Oelwein Area Historical Society Museum - Northeast View
Oelwein Area Historical Society Museum
View from the Northeast

Welcome to the Oelwein Area Historical Society Museum. We have provided a virtual tour for those of you who are unable to visit Oelwein, Iowa. The Exhibits and Sights Around Town sections contain many photos and descriptions of artifacts. We plan to change the photos occasionally so please visit occasionally to view more of our heritage. Whenever new material is posted we will put a link on the New Items section of the Welcome / Home page.

This section of our site contains the following information about the Museum:


The Oelwein Area Historical Society Museum is located at
     900 2nd Avenue SE
     Oelwein, Iowa

There is plenty of free off-street parking with room for a few tour busses (to the right of the above photo). So come on down and spend a few hours in air-conditioned comfort reminiscing in yesteryear.


Summer Hours:
     June 1 - September 30
     1:00 - 4:00 PM every Sunday.

Winter Hours:
     October 1 - May 31
     Tours by appointment.

  Tours for individuals or groups available at any time by appointment. Please contact:
  Email [email protected]
  Lora Saunders 319-283-2627
  Dave Moore 319-283-4203
  Virginia Schoenenberger 319-283-2984
  John Carey 319-283-2426

  Admission Fees:

Adults -  
Students -  
Families -  
Children under 12 -  
Groups -  

$2.00 (Members are Free)
Email or Call us.

  Click here for onsite Map of Oelwein and Travel Directions.

Click here for offsite Map of Oelwein and Amish Country.
See: Section C4, the Museum is actually located across the street from the point indicated.
See: Detail Map for corrected view and Travel Directions.



  Take a virtual tour of the Oelwein Area Historical Society Museum. The Museum is arranged in "rooms" containing artifacts and displays within certain genre. Enjoy the Exhibits!


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Last Update:   Tuesday, 11-Sep-2018 01:43:56 MDT
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