Nodaway Valley Historical Museum

1600 S. 16th St.
Clarinda, IA 51632- Map It
(712) 542-3073

AAA Editor Notes

Nodaway Valley Historical Museum is .2 mi. s. of jct. US 71 and SR 2 at 1600 S. 16th St. Local and regional history displays chronicle events from the Civil War to the present and include Native American artifacts, quilts and an exhibit about the local prisoner-of-war camp that housed German and Japanese prisoners during World War II. The one-room Goldenrod School, the birthplace of both 3-H and 4-H, a geological library and other historic structures are on the grounds. A 14-ton Freedom Rock displays a patriotic mural painted by artist Ray “Bubba” Sorenson. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Hours: Tues. 9-4, Wed.-Sun. 1-4. Closed major holidays.