Glenn Miller Birthplace Museum and Home

122 W. Clark St.
Clarinda, IA 51632- Map It
(712) 542-2461

AAA Editor Notes

Glenn Miller Birthplace Museum and Home is at 122 W. Clark St. The museum tells the story of big-band era great Glenn Miller, who was awarded a gold record for “Chattanooga Choo Choo.” Exhibits include the Cafe Rouge bandstands used by Miller's civilian band and the trombone he used to entertain servicemen and women in Europe during World War II. Miller was born in the neighboring two-story frame house March 1, 1904. Furnished in period, the house depicts how an average family lived then. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Museum and house $6; $5 (ages 62+); $4 (ages 6-18).
Hours: Tues.-Sun. 1-5. Closed major holidays.