News & Announcements

Planning your summer visit to The History Center?

Please be advised of the following museum closure dates which will allow us to prepare for an exciting limited-time exhibit, Spirited: Prohibition in America.


The History Center will close Monday, June 14th and reopen on Friday, July 2nd.

The History Center will close Thursday, August 5th and reopen on Saturday, August 21st.

New hours beginning April 20

Beginning Tuesday, April 20th, The History Center will be open on the following days and times:

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

The History Center’s safety guidelines will remain in place for all museum admissions, tours and events. Following the city of Cedar Rapids’ continued mask mandate, a mask or face covering is required for entry and social distancing is strongly encouraged.


Tuesday - Saturday

10:00 AM - 4:00 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