See an exhibit of the Iowa winners of the environmental poetry and art contest
River of Words
Sept. 8 - 26
September’s theme is “E is for Eel!” See calendar post at right for details.
Toddler Tuesday
Sept. 16
Come and see the exciting and complex world of turtles, up close and in person.
Turtles: Secrets of the Shell
Open daily 9AM - 6PM

Open daily at 9:00 a.m.


Where Fun and Learning
Flow Together

Here's What's New

Tuesday, September 16

The Museum & Aquarium offers a program for toddlers on a Tuesday of each month. The Toddler Tuesday Program is for children ages 2 to 4 years old. Each month features a new theme and fun activities, including a story and craft project too!

The theme for September 16th is "E is for Eel!" and October 21st is "F is for Fox." Cost is just $5 per child and FREE for the one accompanying adult or guardian (cost is for program only, regular admission not included).

Advance sign-up is required. Please call 563-557-9545 ext. 212 or send an email to


See the antics of our playful river otters.