Programming

The History Center offers a variety of progrmas throughout the year. From walking tours to our upcoming baseball events, there's something for everyone! Take a look at the calendar below to learn more about our upcoming programs and events.

Please note that our ticket policy is below the calendar.

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Oakhill Neighborhood Walking Tour 6:00 pm
Oakhill Neighborhood Walking Tour
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm
Oakhill Neighborhood Walking Tour @ Metro High School
Experience one of the oldest intact neighborhoods in Cedar Rapids. The Oak Hill area in southeast Cedar Rapids has a rich cultural heritage. Sites related to local African American, Syrian […]
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Cedar Rapids Museum Week Trivia Night 7:00 pm
Cedar Rapids Museum Week Trivia Night
Jun 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cedar Rapids Museum Week Trivia Night @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Join staff of The History Center for a night of trivia at the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library, featuring fun facts from Cedar Rapids museums! Historian Mark Stoffer Hunter will […]
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Cedar Rapids Downtown Walking Tour 6:00 pm
Cedar Rapids Downtown Walking Tour
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm
Cedar Rapids Downtown Walking Tour @ Cedar Rapids Museum of Art: 3rd Ave Side
Discover the oldest section of the city! This tour includes information on development history of the evolving city center, famous retail past as “Eastern Iowa’s Shopping Center,” the railroad, and […]
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Mays Island District and First Street SE Walking Tours 6:00 pm
Mays Island District and First Street SE Walking Tours
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm
Mays Island District and First Street SE Walking Tours @ City Hall
Showcasing the unique Mays Island Historic District and the area now known as Kingston Village, explore the west side of downtown Cedar Rapids. Learn about the early history of Mays […]
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The History Center Takes You Out to the Ball Game 6:30 pm
The History Center Takes You Out to the Ball Game
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm
The History Center Takes You Out to the Ball Game @ Veterans Memorial Stadium
Cheer on the Kernels! Special tickets from The History Center give you access to a one-of-a-kind Linn County baseball experience, including a pre-game presentation by historian Mark Stoffer Hunter. Members: […]
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Ticket Policy

All tickets purchased are non-refundable. Tickets will not be reserved without advance payment. Tickets may be purchased online or by coming to our office. All credit card payments, both online and in person, will be processed through PayPal. If you purchase a ticket in advance and are unable to attend the event, you may request a tax-deductible donation receipt. Donation receipts must be requested before the event takes place. Please contact The History Center if you are unable to attend an event so that tickets may be released to the waiting list.

Member Ticket Policies:

Please note that membership status will be checked when you purchase tickets. Members can only purchase as many member-priced tickets as their membership allows:

  • Individual- 1 ticket
  • Household- 2 tickets
  • Family through Contributing- 6 tickets

All other tickets must be purchased at the general price. Ticket purchases that break this policy will be canceled.

Please note that making a donation to The History Center does not make you a member. Memberships are purchased using a membership form or online through our membership page. Donations are tax-deductible and therefore do not confer any membership benefits. For more information please visit http://historycenter.org/membership/. To check your membership status, please consult your membership card or call 319-362-1501.