Warren County Historical Society

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Indianola, IowaIowa Map


Historical Society - May Meeting


May 22, 2018   7:00 p.m.
Learn about our Warren County Conservation Board and their plans for this summer.
Learn about the Priscilla Gaumer
Butterfly and Pollinator Exhibit


Fifth Grade Pioneer School

Indianola Fifth Graders joined us for a small taste of what life might have been like for Pioneer Children:



Thursdays 9:00am - 4:00pm
Saturdays 9:00am -12:00pm
Other times by appointment

We are located at 1400 W 2nd Ave Indianola, IA. We are next to the Fairgrounds Camping area.  Our mailing address is P.O. Box 256 Indianola, Ia 50125. 

Phone #(515) 961-8085.  Please see our About Page for a map.

Please Help us Preserve the History of Warren County


NOTE: WCHS has no paid staff; all workers are volunteers. 100% of your donation goes to the maintenance and care of our museum and library collections. We are a 501c3 organization so all donations may be tax deductible.



WCHS MISSION: To collect, preserve, and create interest in the cultural, political, and economic heritage of Warren County, Iowa

Please see our About Page for more information about us.

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Recent News

Bathroom remodel - Stair lift for peope, wheelchairs, and heavy loads - New archival quality bookshelves in the library

All were made possible thanks to memorial donations

Check out the May newsletter for more information.