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Area museums observe Iowa Museum Week

Jun 05, 2013

Governor Terry Branstad has proclaimed June 9-16, 2013 as Iowa Museum Week.

The small museums of Henry County will observe Iowa Museum Week by being open June 8 from 1-4 p.m. ‘Wedding Dresses’ will be the theme with one or more dresses on display at each museum.

The county’s museums are as follows:

Dover Museum, 213 W. Main in New London; Harlan-Lincoln House, 101 W. Broad Street in Mt. Pleasant; Howard and Helen Hills Heritage Center, 203 N. White in Mt. Pleasant; Lewelling Quaker Museum, 401 S. Main in Salem; Swedish American Museum, 107 James Ave. in Swedesburg; Wayland and Midwest Memories, 217 W. Main in Wayland; and Winfield Museum, 114 S. Locust in Winfield.

Iowa’s museums are supported in their missions by the Iowa Museum Association.

For more information on Iowa museums or the Iowa Museum Association, please visit or contact Cynthia Sweet at


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