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Description
Named for a prized shorthorn bull, Kalona was settled in 1846. Today the community is considered the largest Amish Mennonite settlement west of the Mississippi River. The Amish cultivate much of the rich, rolling land around Kalona, which is popular for the traditional folkways and culture of this group.
Visitor Info
Kalona Area Chamber of Commerce 514 B Ave. KALONA, IA 52247. Phone:(319)656-2660
Self-guiding tours
Maps outlining a walking tour of Kalona's brick quilt-pattern squares and a driving tour of Washington County's barn quilts are available at the chamber of commerce.
Things to See
Kalona By-Ways Tour
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Dutch Country Inn
110 E Ave. Kalona, IA 52247
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