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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.

Author Talks
August 5, 2017
1:30 pm

Authors Christine Woodside, Libertarians on the Prairie: Laura Ingalls Wilder Rose Wilder Lane, and the Making of the Little House Books, and David Davenport, Rugged Individualism: Dead or Alive, will present talks in the Figge Auditorium.
Presidential Reading Program
Children's Program
August 3, 10:00 am
Grades Pre-K-3, learn about the President, the White House and Presidential Pets and make crafts!
Smart About Presidents
Children's Program
August 10, 10:00 am
Grades 4-6. Guided tours of the American Presidents exhibit and play presidential games.
Laura Ingalls Wilder Remembered
Sept. 4, 2017

Storyteller Marie Tschopp will present, Mary Ingalls: The College Years.

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.
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 Iowa City acting grounp, The Young Footliters, will perform on the stage at the Hoover Museum.

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