History is waiting for you to explore at the Humboldt Co. Historical Museum!

Welcome to the Humboldt Co. Historical Museum Website!

"To preserve Humboldt County’s past for all Generations to learn, grow, and enjoy"

Our mission here at the Humboldt Co. Historical Museum is to spark a love for community history and activism for all generations to learn, grow, and enjoy. Through the wide displays and unique buildings from the county’s past, we hope to teach, inspire, and motivate visitors to take part in the art of history whether it be small or big. History starts with us and it’s our jobs to observe, find connections, and preserve it for future generations to explore, learn, and enjoy!

Visit the Museum Today!

Visit our Visitor's Info page to see when the Museum is open or how to volunteer at the Museum!

NOTE: The Humboldt County Historical Museum's hours for October are Monday-Friday 10:00am to 4:00pm with tours of the Historic Millhouse. Admission is $5.00 for adults over 18 and children 18 and under are free. If you wish to see all the buildings during October, visitors will need to call 515-604-6980 during business hours to schedule a tour. Admission for a full tour is $10.00 for adults and children 18 and under are free. Thank you and we look forward to sharing Humboldt County history with you!

See whats going at the Museum!

Visit our Events page to see what fun events, seminars, and classes the Museum has for the 2021 season!

Rent the Hardy Church!

Visit our Events Rental page to see the what the Museum has to offer for special event venue!

Join one of our Clubs Today!

Check out the two clubs the Museum has to offer for students and adults!