Riverside History Center in Rock Rapids Iowa

Address and phone number for Riverside History Center, a Museum, at 1st Avenue East, Rock Rapids IA.

Riverside History Center
361 1st Avenue East, Rock Rapids, Iowa, 51246

About Riverside History Center

Riverside History Center, located in Rock Rapids, IA, promotes research and public education through its Museum collection. Visitors to the Museum can see Museum exhibits, attend events at the Museum, and access Museum educational programs. The Museum supports itself through ticket sales, membership, fundraisers, and donations.

You may contact Museums for questions about:
  • Museum exhibits and collections
  • Event and exhibition calendar
  • Rock Rapids Museum tickets
  • Museum hours of operation
  • Volunteer and employment opportunities
  • Museum donations and membership
Museum Exhibits

The Museum maintains permanent and temporary exhibits at its Rock Rapids facility, which feature items in the Museum collection, loaned objects from other Museum facilities, and informational resources on the Museum collection. Riverside History Center curators plan and organize exhibits to promote the Museum's collection and to educate visitors. Along with exhibits, the Museum arranges events, lectures, film series, and other programs to promote its materials.

Visitor Information and Hours

Riverside History Center sets its own hours of operation, ticket prices, and exhibition calendar. Visitors can learn about upcoming events or exhibits, the Museum's permanent collection, and membership discounts by contacting the Museum. Riverside History Center also provides visitor information such as parking and Rock Rapids public transit options, museum hours, and facilities.

Museum Memberships

Riverside History Center receives financial support by offering memberships. Members of the Museum receive free admission to the museum, which offers a discount for frequent visitors. Members also receive amenities such as previews of special exhibitions, access to Museum lectures and programs, and a discount on gift shop items. The membership program offers reciprocal membership privileges at other Lyon County Museums and sites. Contact the Museum to learn more about membership options.

Other Museums in Lyon County, IA

In addition to Riverside History Center, multiple Museums operate in the Lyon County area. Lyon County Museums include Natural History Museums, which collect specimens and items from the natural world, such as living and extinct animals and plants, geological objects, and anthropological and archaeological artifacts. Art Museums in Rock Rapids display works of art, including art from diverse artists, cultures, and eras. Lyon County History Museums preserve and teach visitors about the past, including local history. Children's Museums promote curiosity and learning for young visitors, with interactive exhibits and materials on scientific, historical, and cultural topics.

Contact Riverside History Center

You may contact Riverside History Center by calling 319-648-2226, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Riverside History Center, 361 1st Avenue East, Rock Rapids, Iowa, 51246.

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