Contact Us

The Boone County Historical Society offices are located at the Boone History Center.


Offices are not staffed on a regular basis; there are no employees. Our all-volunteer, 8-member Board of Directors are at the Center at irregular times.

Street Address:  602 Story Street
Mailing Address:  PO Box 172

Boone, IA 50036

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Telephone:  515-432-1907
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Email messages are answered quickly; telephone messages can take 4-5 days to be answered since there are no full-time staff.


Here are the locations and hours of all the museums we own or promote. 

Boone History Center

602 Story St, Boone, IA 50036

Open by Appointment only

Mamie Doud Eisenhower Birthplace

709 Carroll St, Boone, IA 50036

Open by Appointment only

Hickory Grove School

Just east of Ogden at the junction of County Rd E41 & J Ave

Open by Appointment only.

Kate Shelley Railroad Museum & Memorial Park

1198 232nd St, Boone, IA 50036 (Moingona)

Depot Closed; Park open during daylight hours.