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Events Calendar 2017

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.

C-SPAN'S American Presidents:
Life Portraits
May 13 - October 29, 2017

A presidential portrait exhibit created by C-SPAN. Portraits by Chas Fagan and biographical sketches and objects from all of the U.S. presidents.
Naturalization Ceremony
September 15, 2017, 1:30 pm

In celebration of Constitution Day, candidates will take the oath of allegiance to the United States of America in a ceremony on the grounds of the Hoover National Historic Site.

Museum Day Live!
September 23, 2017
Museum Day Live! is an annual celebration by Smithsonian magazine. Participating Museums offer free admission for two people, download your ticket here. From 10 am - 1 pm there will be Minecraft in Oculus Rift VR, Minecraft Education Edition on PC and Minecraft-themed arts and crafts for children and young teens.
Book Talk
October 15, 2017, 2:00 p.m.
Tales of the Sea
Nov. 18 - Jan. 7, 2018

An exhibit of Christmas trees.

Christmas Past Celebration
The Young Footliters
Dec. 1 & 2, 2017

The Young Footliters, an Iowa City children's acting group, will perform on the stage at the Hoover Museum.

The Legacy Collection
January 19 - March 18, 2018

Exhibit: The Legacy Collection: Farm Life in Iowa by A.M. Wettach

Tallgrass to Knee-high
April 14 - October 28, 2018

Exhibit: Tallgrass to Knee-high: A Century of Iowa Farming

Holiday Traditions
November 17 - January 6, 2019

Annual holiday exhibit of decorated Christmas trees.

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-Museum
P.O. Box 488
210 Parkside Drive
West Branch, IA 52358 | 319-643-5301