I did not expect to find an art museum of such outstanding quality in a town of only 26,000 in north Iowa. But the Tudor-style mansion contains a wonderful variety of paintings... read more
The Charles H. MacNider Museum is a non-profit, municipally owned...
The Charles H. MacNider Museum is a non-profit, municipally owned institution conceived in 1964 and opened by 1966 in Mason City, Iowa.
Everything the Museum does is educational or aesthetic in nature centering around working with objects of art.
The museum exhibits and interprets a permanent collection of American art; temporary exhibitions of art; provides art classes for all ages; offers enriching arts programs; and maintains an art library.