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Events Calendar 2015-2016

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.

The Making of the Great Humanitarian
May 1, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Learn how World War I dramatically altered the life of Herbert Hoover from successful mining engineer to “The Great Humanitarian.”
The Life and Love of George Sizer
November 11, 2015
2:00 p.m. Dr. Mark DePue Oral Historian from the Abraham Presidential Library. The story of an Iowa Civil War volunteer.
The Young Footliters
December 4-5, 2015
The children's acting group will perform, "Aesop's Fable-ous Christmas Tree" Friday evening and Saturday afternoon and evening. Read more.
Alaska & The Voyage of Understanding - An exhibit
January 23 - March 27, 2016
Herbert Hoover traveled with President Harding to Alaska in June of 1923. His trip was called the “Voyage of Understanding” - this exhibit explores the Alaskan trip. Read more.
Ain't Misbehavin'?
The World of the Gangster
April 22 - October 23, 2016
An exhibit exploring the Prohibition Era, 1920-1933 - the time of Al Capone, gangsters, jazz, speakeasies and the G-man.
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 | 319-643-5301