Douglas Starch Works 100th Anniversary


Join The History Center on May 22nd at 6:00 PM to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Douglas Starch Works Explosion.

There will be a bell ringing and a reading of the names of all the workers who tragically lost their lives that day.

Following this event there will be an encore presentation of Douglas Company Explosion and South Kingston Walking Tour.

This event is free and open to the public. The walking tour following this event is $5 for History Center members and $7 for the general public.

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Hours

Tuesday - Saturday

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Admission

$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

office@historycenter.org

Tel: 319-362-1501