You’ll Love Visiting This Old Fashioned Farmhouse Museum In Iowa

If you’re looking for a unique day trip idea this fall in Iowa, head to the city of Ames to visit the Iowa State University Campus. You’ll find one of the state’s hidden gems here, in between classroom buildings. The Iowa Farm House Museum is sure to capture your heart.

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Admission to the Farm House Museum is always free, but there is a suggested donation of $3 per visitor. This beautiful time capsule is open Monday through Friday from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. while ISU is in session, and it is located at 601 Farm House Lane, Ames, Iowa 50011.

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