Museums

Saturday, August 29, 2015 - 10:00am
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Figge Art Museum

In late nineteenth-century Paris, as artists and writers became disenchanted with their materialistic society and with naturalism’s attention to the physical world, a variety of creative and... Read more

Saturday, August 29, 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Forevergreen Grows Garden Center

Come see the University of Iowa Mobile Museum and its all-new exhibits for 2015! Explore the science of water in  Water Underground: Iowa’s Most Essential Resource; discover the UI’s important... Read more

Thursday, September 3, 2015 (All day)
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Old Capitol Museum

Through his black-and-white images, Kurt Ullrich captures the magic of the often overlooked details that give meaning to ordinary life. Explore the stories of everyday Iowans, and discover how... Read more

Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Old Capitol Museum

Join us for light refreshments as we celebrate the opening of our newest temporary exhibit, "I am Everyday People: Photographs by Kurt Ullrich." Through his black-and-white images, Kurt Ullrich... Read more

Friday, September 4, 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
FilmScene

Party for art at the next ... Read more

Sunday, September 6, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Old Capitol Museum

The Piano Sundays concert series will once again feature the remarkable talent from the Piano Area in the University of Iowa School of Music. Now in its tenth year, each concert presents a unique... Read more

Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Riverview Park

Staff from the University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist will display artifacts from archaeological excavations of the Fort Madison fort and battlefield site (13LE10) at the War of 1812... Read more

Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Cedar County Historical Society

The fifth annual Day on the Prairie will be held 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, September 12th, 2015, at the Cedar County Historical Society in Tipton.  Five historic buildings in the Prairie... Read more

Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
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Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

In the early to mid eighteenth century, the Italian artists Giovanni Tiepolo of Venice and Giovanni Piranesi of Rome created some of the most intriguing and enigmatic prints of the era. Sixty... Read more

Sunday, September 13, 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Hawkeye Wildlife Area

The festival will center around large migratory flocks of American White Pelicans that stop to rest and forage for fish here on Coralville Lake. Interpreters from local birding groups will be... Read more

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
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Old Capitol Museum

Illustrators have reimagined characters and themes of Don Quixote for centuries, from tilting at windmills and battling sheep, to searching for the beloved Dulcinea and fighting a lion. Explore... Read more

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Old Capitol Museum

Join us for light refreshments as we celebrate the opening of our newest temporary exhibit, “Illustrations of Don Quixote: Interpretation of Imagination” and kick off a semester of events across... Read more

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Do you love the great outdoors? Then come find other groups here on campus that are involved in all aspects of our outdoor world, from protecting the environment to various outdoor activities!... Read more

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Art Building West

Keith Achepohl will present the exhibition lecture titled “Eighty Years a Nomad: Saddle Bags Loaded.”

 Achepohl likes to leap the fence occasionally to discover what is outside the ... Read more

Sunday, September 20, 2015 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

What do Bonnie & Clyde, Jesse James, Nancy Drew and Jack Kerouac have in common?  U.S. Route 6 in Iowa takes two-lane motorists from Davenport on the Mississippi to Council Bluffs on the... Read more

Friday, October 2, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Office of the State Archaeologist, 700 S. Clinton Street, Iowa City

Bill Whittaker from the University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist (OSA) will discuss the Iowa Historic Location Database of 624 historic Indian archaeological site locations, 385 of... Read more

Friday, October 9, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Office of the State Archaeologist

Kyle Harvey, University of Iowa Department of Anthropology Ph.D. student, will present an OSA Brown Bag on Friday, October 9. Talk details forthcoming.

Kyle received his Masters from... Read more

Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Old Capitol Museum

The Piano Sundays concert series will once again feature the remarkable talent from the Piano Area in the University of Iowa School of Music. Now in its tenth year, each concert presents a unique... Read more

Monday, October 12, 2015 (All day)
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Meskwaki Casino Veterans Convention Center, Tama, IA

Staff from the University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist will be participating in the 2015 Meskwaki Symposium, and we encourage others to join us! This event is free and open to the... Read more

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 7:00pm
Wickiup Hill Outdoor Learning Area

If television shows such as CSI are of any interest to you, don’t miss this program. Archaeologist Dr. Lara Noldner from the University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist will summarize how... Read more

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