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Clark Museum of Okoboji Area & Iowa History

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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True lakes history

Mr. Clark will gladly educate with lakes history and information - Wonderful place - Many... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Harris B
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Okoboji, Iowa
Visit Clark Museum in Milford, Iowa for a step back in history

Very nice collection of antiques. Get a tour of all the buildings to get a view of history of Iowa... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2018
SandpiperSue
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Spencer, Iowa
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History buffs be prepared to spend hours viewing the many unique items, pictures, and stories in the Museum's multiple buildings. The Clark Museum is one of the largest private museum collections in the upper Midwest, including the largest display...more
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2151 213th Ave, Milford, IA 51351-7200
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Mr. Clark will gladly educate with lakes history and information - Wonderful place - Many collectibles for sale - A true lakes area treasure

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Harris B
Reviewed November 14, 2018

Very nice collection of antiques. Get a tour of all the buildings to get a view of history of Iowa Great Lakes.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SandpiperSue
Reviewed October 11, 2018

The Clark Museum is a gem nestled in one of the most wonderful places in the heartland. Jerry Clark has amassed a mind-blowing collection of artifacts, memorabilia and keepsakes from the the Okoboji region and beyond. History really comes alive here. Make a point to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 321howard
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Mr. Clark gave us a personal tour, as he does for most visitors! He has done an amazing job with displays and information. He is full of knowledge and a love of the area and has made the museum reflect that. It was so nice...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Jerry Clark was such a wonderful tour guide and has captured the history of the area beautifully. Any question you have or thing you want to know, Jerry has a story. A great way to spend an overcast afternoon on the lake.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Molly M
Reviewed September 2, 2018

my kids and we are looking around is great and nice. do not miss it when you are in Okoboji. wonderful experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

It was the fifth day of our annual vacation to West Lake Okoboji, one of the Iowa Great Lakes in the Northwest corner of the state. My daughter and I arrived at Clark Museum of Okoboji Area and Iowa History a few minutes before 4...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robert G
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This is a must if visiting the area. Jerry Clark can probably answer any question you have. So many pictures, signs, and other memorabilia that you should plan on being there for several hours. There are things at this place that you won't see anywhere...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank boothgetz
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This is a gem in a hidden setting. We had the pleasure of Mr. Clark’s guided tour. His collection is superior and knowledge astonishing! We highly recommend this stop! Allen and Lori Meyer

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lori M
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable tour. Jerry’s knowledge and love of the lake area, and Iowa in general is heartwarming. The collection amazing. Will definitely be returning in the future to spend more time. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Christina O
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