June 12-18

The History Center is partnering with other Cedar Rapids museums to celebrate Cedar Rapids Museum Week! Participating institutions will be celebrating Cedar Rapids culture and history with special events, discount tours, and more. Read on below for a schedule of events, or visit the museum week website for more information.


The History Center Cedar Rapids Museum Week Events

June 13 - Oakhill Neighborhood Walking Tour

Join Mark Stoffer Hunter for a walking tour of the historic Oakhill Neighborhood. This tour is presented in collaboration with the African American Museum of Iowa. Learn More

June 14 - Trivia Night

Mark Stoffer Hunter will emcee a free night of trivia at the National Czech and Slovak Museum. Make a team with your friends or compete solo to win a prize! This is an official Freedom Festival event, so wear your button to be entered in a special drawing. A cash bar will be available. Register Here

June 16 - New Members Tour

Become a member between May 15 and June 15 to take part in this behind-the-scenes tour of our collections with curator Jami Roskamp. 

June 17 - Linn There, Done That at the Downtown Farmer's Market

Staff and volunteers from The History Center will be on site at the World Theater to launch the new Linn There, Done That sites. More details coming soon.