News & Announcements

March 25, 2020

WHEN: April 18th

TIME: 10:00 am.

WHERE: The History Center (800 2nd Ave SE)

This event is free and open to the public. 

Paper Planes is a compilation of 20 years of life's struggles, loves lost & found, and my never-ending pursuit to be known.

Lovar Davis Kidd is an Iowa...

March 11, 2020

POSTPONED - a new date will be released soon!

Join us April 10th as we welcome Lisa Oberreuter to showcase her beautiful artwork at The History Center. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments and a cash bar will be available.

March 6, 2020

WHEN: POSTPONED - a new date will be released soon!

TIME: 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: Please meet on the 2nd floor of the Cedar Rapids Public Library.

Explore the South Route of the Downtown Cedar Rapids Skywalk system starting from the Cedar Rapids Public Library. This route focuse...

March 5, 2020

WHEN: POSTPONED - a new date will be released soon!

TIME: 6:00 p.m.

WHERE: The Olympic South Side Theater

The History Center is putting the "fun" in funeral as Steve Shriver lives through his own mocking (but loving!) eulogy - written and performed by the always hysterica...

March 5, 2020

This exciting program gives participants the chance to enjoy dining at locally-owned restaurants while listening to a fun and informative presentation. It is a great opportunity to discover local eateries while learning about the history of Linn County!

Join us March...

February 10, 2020

This exciting program gives participants the chance to enjoy dining at locally-owned restaurants while listening to a fun and informative presentation. It is a great opportunity to discover local eateries while learning about the history of Linn County! 

WHEN: Tuesday,...

January 30, 2020

March 3, 2020
Skywalk North Route
Time: 1:00 PM

Meeting Location: Cedar Rapids Public Library, Second Floor, 450 5th Avenue SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Learn about the history and architecture of downtown Cedar Rapids from the Skywalks! The North Route Skywalk tour lo...