Visit The Charming Villages Of Van Buren County For A Delightful Day In Iowa

In southeast Iowa, you’ll find a collection of historical villages that are a magical way to spend a day. The Villages of Van Buren County include a collection of small towns that all have big-time charm – Bentonsport, Birmingham, Bonaparte, Cantril, Douds-Leando, Farmington, Iowaville & Selma, Keosauqua, Milton, Mt. Sterling and Stockport. Collectively, these little villages welcome visitors with an enticing mix of friendly people, beautiful 1800s architecture and gorgeous natural areas.

The villages are dripping with history and are filled with beautiful brick buildings from the mid 1800s. Here’s a quick guide to some of the things that make these little villages the perfect place to spend a delightful day.

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Address: Van Buren County, IA, USA