Location: 308 W 3rd St
Hours: 
CLOSED for Thanksgiving: 
Thurs, Nov 23rd through Mon, Nov 27th
Open February – December
Tuesday – Saturday, 10 am – 4 pm
Sunday, 1 – 4 pm
Admission: Free; donations encouraged
Parking: 2-hour on-street parking available in front of building on 3rd St Unlimited on-street parking in additional 3rd St spaces

Closed for the season
Location: 121 Center St
Hours: Open May – mid-October
Wednesday, 1 – 4 pm 
Saturday, 10 am – 4 pm
Sunday, 1 – 4 pm
Admission: $5; Free for children 12 and under
Parking: Free parking in large lot beside the museum

Closed for the season
Location: 205 W 1st St
Hours: Open May – mid-October
Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday, 1 – 4 pm
Admission: Free; donations encouraged Parking: Free parking in large lot behind the museum

Our Mission

Keeping our heritage alive.

Engaging the community in the preservation, education, and celebration of our heritage.

Dig Deeper


Cedar Falls History

The city of Cedar Falls grew up from the Cedar River—with early water-powered industry and a crisscross of railroads driving its growth.

The Historical Society

For over 55 years, dedicated volunteers, members, and local citizens have helped build a historical society to preserve and celebrate Cedar Falls’ rich heritage.

The Blog

There are so many fun and fascinating bits of local history that we want to dig a little deeper. Let’s explore the stories of Cedar Falls. Coming soon!
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