Seven Million Matchsticks Make Up The Remarkable Creations At Iowa’s Matchstick Marvels
If you’re looking for a fun, small town Iowa museum that’s sure to impress any visitor, head to Gladbrook and check out Matchstick Marvels! It’s sure to be unlike any place you’ve ever been.
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You can visit Matchstick Marvels and see the recent works of Pat Acton in the town of Gladbrook, Iowa. The building is handicap accessible and open April 1 through Nov. 30, 7 days a week, from 1-5 pm. Admission is just $5 for adults $3 for children ages 5-12, and free for kids under 5.