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Ice House Museum

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Fantastic structure housing the history of Ice Harvesting & much more!

One of the only museums open on a Sunday, I & 2 lady friends visited in late August, 2018. Was... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
redfaine701
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Storm Lake, Iowa
Ice harvesting

Great museum which tells the story of ice harvesting years ago. Many many exhibits. Building... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
CynK65
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Cedar Falls, Iowa
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121 Center Street, Cedar Falls, IA 50613
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

One of the only museums open on a Sunday, I & 2 lady friends visited in late August, 2018. Was greeted by immaculate, manicured grounds surrounding the impressive brick, circular structure built in 1921. The picturesque location was directly on the Cedar River & its...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

Great museum which tells the story of ice harvesting years ago. Many many exhibits. Building itself is unique since it is round. The museum is on the river and is round and built of brick. Volunteers staff the building with small entrance fee. Families are...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

The museum was totally rehabilitated after the record 2008 floods. The floor was raised far above the flood level and the damaged displays were replaced. The displays are very well done and tell the story of how people kept their food cold in "ice boxes"...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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