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Grew up in Marshalltown

Visiting my home town is always great. We always eat at Taylor's Made Rite and Zeno's pizza while... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
DaleGeorgia
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LAWRENCEVILLE
Marshall County Historical Society

This is such a great thing here in Marshalltown i follow them on FaceBook and i enjoy all the old... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
johnlukehart
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Marshalltown, Iowa
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202 E Church St, Marshalltown, IA 50158-2943
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

Visiting my home town is always great. We always eat at Taylor's Made Rite and Zeno's pizza while there. Visited several places of history I frequented growing up in Marshalltown from 1943 to 1962.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DaleGeorgia
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is such a great thing here in Marshalltown i follow them on FaceBook and i enjoy all the old time pictures they are posting it's just a great way to see the history of Marshalltown

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank johnlukehart
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Many interesting things to view here. The flags and uniforms of war era along with the many photographs displayed on the walls. Many persons have donated memorabilia to be enjoyed by others. Dale Paullin star of "It's A Small World" a long time resident one...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed going back in time with the wide variety of Marshall County artifacts. Many memories in this well organized collection. The tour guide was well versed in Marshall County history. Anyone with ties to the county needs to see this good display.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Having taken a job with the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad I was moving from Huron S.D. I needed a place to live until.I rented an apartment in this building for a month. I was interested to see the apartment I lived in before moving my...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank randmbaud
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I am a history professor and Marshalltown is my hometown and I enjoyed visiting the Historical Center's Marshalltown museum. While Iowa lacks the rich, significant history found in my present residence (Middle Tennessee), it can only be said that every place has history worth noting...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank DavidinNashville
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This historical society is located in the former home of Admiral Jack Fletcher near downtown Marshalltown. Possibly the best part of this facility is the great genealogical library located there. This is a sizeable library with both local information as well as resources on families...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank carolynn762
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The place has limited hours and it is hard to find them open. We happened to catch someone there working on the facility who let us in to look around. They have a nice collection of artifacts from the county's history. If you are into...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Deganotneb
Reviewed 7 October 2016

So glad to have made the visit to this historical building that showcases so much of Marshalltown history and memorabilia in interesting displays throughout. The friendly and knowledgeable tour guide was happy to show me around and very informative and welcoming. I would hope anyone...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank bayoupots
Reviewed 29 March 2016

First I would visit the small museum on Church Street. It was originally the second house of Dr. Glick after his family out grew the Glick-Sower House. The word work in the Glick-Sower House was showed magnificent craftsmanship. This house was built in 1859. Susie...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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