Floyd County Historical Museum

500 Gilbert St.
Charles City, IA 50616- Map It
Phone: (641) 228-1099

AAA Editor Notes

Floyd County Historical Museum is on US 18/218 Bus. Rte. at 500 Gilbert St. A 1900 drugstore exhibit includes a prescription counter, shelves of quaint medicines and old-fashioned remedies, and a soda fountain with jars of penny candy. Also displayed is “Old Reliable,” a 1913 Model 30-60 tractor made by Hart-Parr Co., one of the country's first tractor manufacturers. The museum also has exhibits of tractor memorabilia and a restored 1852 log cabin. An audio tour by cellphone is available.
$5; $3 (ages 6-12).
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9-4:30 (also Sat. 1-4, in May and Sat.-Sun. 1-4, June-Labor Day weekend). Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.