Administrative Offices

Monday - Friday 10 AM - 4 PM

Mark Stoffer Hunter : Office Hours

Tuesday & Friday 2 PM - 5 PM

Library & Research Appointments

Tuesday & Thursday - 11 AM - 3 PM
Click Here to Submit a Research Request
Please note that our current location does not have exhibits; it is only our administrative offices and archives.  Access to archives requires a research appointment, which can be made here. If you would like to visit a History Center exhibit, please click here to learn about our temporary exhibit at the Cedar Rapids Public Library downtown branch. Learn more here about our upcoming move to the Douglas Mansion.

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News and Announcements

Tickets on Sale Now for the Circling the Bases Bus Tour!

Mark Stoffer Hunter, The History Center’s historian, will lead a bus tour of locations around downtown Cedar Rapids connected the…

The History Center Adds Three New Board Members

At The History Center's Annual Meeting on Sunday, January 22, three new members were elected to the History Center's Board…

Bite of History Tickets Sold Out

Bite of History is now sold out! Thank you to everyone who bought tickets. If you are interested in attending…

Bite of History Locations Announced!

One of The History Center’s most popular programs returns! Mark Stoffer Hunter shares the history of area eateries. The new…