News and Events

 at the Hoover Presidential Library and Museum

July Events:

Wednesday, July 3 DELAYED OPENING
The Museum will open at 10:00 a.m.

July 4, Eastern Iowa Brass Band Concert
Free outdoor concert on the West Branch, Village Green. 2:00 p.m.

July 11, Thursday Afternoon Theater
Free movie, How to Train Your Dragon 3, 1:00 p.m.

July 17, Paint Your Own Tommyknocker
Must pre-register for this class, 6:00 p.m.

July 18, Genealogy Workshop
Bring your personal device for free help, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

July 19, West Branch Family Movie Night
Free movie, Finding Dory, 6:30 p.m.

July 25, Thursday Afternoon Theater
Free movie, The Greatest Showman, 1:00 p.m.

 

Collaborating Collectors: Herbert and Lou Hoover
May 18 - October 27, 2019
An exhibit of rarely displayed, unique personal items belonging to the Hoovers. Most people collect something, and Herbert and Lou Hoover were no different. The Hoover’s collections are made of up things they purchased or began collecting while traveling abroad, domestically, or from just around the corner. Rarely seen items on exhibit include: Chinese blue and white porcelain pairs, Southwestern art, furniture, Belgian flour sacks, paintings, and pieces of Mrs. Hoover’s jewelry.