Preserve Linn County's History

Stories. It's what we love to hear. Exciting stories. Dramatic stories. Hilarious stories. Tales of intrigue, honor, dishonor, love, redemption. Oh, and stories about buildings. And the river. Don't forget the railroads. Agriculture! Innovation and industry. Families. We love......ALL stories!

That's what The History Center does. We tell amazing stories of the peoples and the past of Linn County. 

Thank you for your support of The History Center!


Tuesday from 12 PM to 4 PM

Thursday from 4 PM to 8 PM

Friday from 12 PM to 4 PM

Saturday from 12 PM to 4 PM


$7.00 for general public

$5.00 for students (with ID)

Free for children ages 4 and younger

Free for members of The History Center

All galleries and exhibits are self-guided.

The History Center

Linn County Historical Society

800 Second Avenue SE

Cedar Rapids, IA  52403

Tel: 319-362-1501