The Unique Village In Iowa Where Time Stands Still

When the earliest European settlers in Iowa established their home in what is now Washington County, they were starting brand new lives in uncharted territory. As they tamed the wild Iowa Prairie, they established the village of Kalona, Iowa. Now, the Kalona Historical Village preserves the original sites where these settlers made their home, and visiting is like stepping back in time to the 1840s!

What’s your favorite of Iowa’s many historical villages? If you haven’t visited many yet, be sure to check out our list of 10 Historical Villages In Iowa That Will Transport You To A Different Time!