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Events Calendar 2014 - 2015

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

There is a new fee policy for special programming and events held at Herbert Hoover Presidential Museum. Programs held in the Figge Auditorium during regular business hours will be free with paid Museum admission. This change will not affect events staged outside the building, Hoover Hometown Days, Summer Movie Nights and Christmas Past.

Shakespeare Christmas
November 15, 2014 - January 4, 2015
Annual holiday exhibit featuring 20 trees decorated with Shakespeare themes.
Christmas Past Celebration
December 5-6, 2014
The Young Footliters - A Seussified Christmas Carol, Friday at 7 pm and Saturday at 2 and 7 pm. Horse-drawn rides, music, food, fireplaces, and Santa.

The Signature of Baseball
January 24, 2015 - March 22, 2015

In honor of Herbert Hoover’s love for baseball this exhibit will include The Kaplan Collection (signed baseballs from world leaders and heads of state); along with the baseball memorabilia of Herbert Hoover and memorabilia of past baseball heroes and local legends.
The Making of the Great Humanitarian
April 17, 2015 - October 25, 2015
Learn how World War I dramatically altered the life of Herbert Hoover from successful mining engineer to “The Great Humanitarian.”
Alice in Wonderland Christmas
Twenty trees decorated with themes from the 1865 novel written by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll.
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