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Events Calendar 2016

For more information about any of the events listed below please call the Museum at 319-643-5301 or email hoover.webmaster@nara.gov.

Programs held in the Figge (Hoover) Auditorium during regular business hours will be free with paid Museum admission.

Ain't Misbehavin'?
The World of the Gangster
April 23 - October 23, 2016
Be transported back in time to an era of corruption, gambling, prohibition, jazz music and gangsters. Read more information about this exhibit.
Girl Scout STEM Day
October 8, 2016, 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Prototype Challenge, Girl Scouts earn Product Designer badge and Hoover Stem Fun Patch. Learn more.
Book Talk, Glen Jeansonne
October 9, 2016, 2:00 p.m.
Glen Jeansonne, author and historian speaking about his new book, Herbert Hoover: A Life.
Iowa State Senator David Johnson
November 11, 2016
Veteran's Day speaker - Iowa State Senator David Johnson, formerly of West Branch, IA.
Timeless Toys at Christmas
November 19 - January 2, 2017
Christmas tree exhibit featuring trees decorated with all of your favorite toys! Read more information about this exhibit.
A Christmas Past Celebration
December 2-3, 2016
Annual holiday celebration in the town of West Branch. The Young Footliters will perform A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol on the Hoover Museum stage.
America's Road
The Journey of Route 66
January 15 - March 18, 2017
Visitors will go on a geographical and historical tour of this iconic highway.
C-SPAN'S American Presidents
Life Portraits
May 13 - October 29, 2017
Portraits and personal objects of all the presidents.
West Branch, I-80 exit 254 The Museum is open from 9-5 daily, closed only on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Days. For more information please call (319) 643-5301.


Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum
P.O. Box 488
210 Parkside Drive
West Branch, IA 52358 | 319-643-5301