Pella Historical Village

507 Franklin St.
Pella, IA 50219- Map It
Phone: (641) 620-9463
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AAA Editor Notes

Pella Historical Village is at jct. E. First and Franklin sts. On the site are 24 buildings including a country store with historical artifacts, a log cabin, a replica of Pella's first church, a wooden shoe workshop, a smithy, a sod house and a woodworker's workshop. Other features include a library, a puppet theater, a Delft collection and a Dutch costume display. The Vermeer Mill, a working reproduction 1850s Dutch grain mill, serves as an interpretive center. Highlights include a historical timeline of Pella and a miniature Dutch village. Wyatt Earp's boyhood home, within the village, is furnished in a style typical of the 1880s. Colorful flower gardens line the brick pathways that connect the buildings. With the exception of service animals, pets are not permitted. Guided tours are available.
$10; $6 (ages 12+ and college students with ID); $2 (ages 5-11); free (military with ID, Memorial Day-Labor Day).
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-4, mid-Mar. through Dec. 31. Early closing some holidays; phone ahead. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Allow 1 hour minimum.