Learn about the great respect the Amish have for family and their elders. Discover the considerate way the Amish provide care for the senior generation.
Leave behind the stress of today’s world and savor the family values, hard work ethic and unpretentious lifestyle of an earlier age.
Explore the origins of local industry and wander through the memorabilia of business leaders. Meet the founders of the original Bulltown.
Iowa Mennonite Museum & Archives
In the museum, you will find many historical artifacts
related to the Mennonite culture and Mennonite history.
The Archives is also a rich repository of Mennonite records, past and present.
Visit our gift shop for local crafts and products relating to the Amish
and Quilting. For Kalona cookbooks, click here
715 D Avenue
Kalona, IA 52247
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Youth 7-12: $3.00
Children 6 and under: FREE
Kalona Historical Village
Stroll through our scenic 1800's village and explore pioneer life in 13 authentic buildings. Each structure is painstakedly restored and filled with interesting and informative displays depicting the rugged years our immigrant settlers spent taming the Iowa prairie. Established in 1969 with the relocation of the Rock Island depot, the village encompasses the eras from our earliest frontier days of the Snyder Log Home, to the victorian influence of the lovely Wahl House. Open April through October, Monday through Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. November through March, Monday through Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm.
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