Museums

Sunday, August 28, 2016 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm
+110 more dates
Old Capitol Museum

One third of Iowans claim German heritage, far more than any other ethnic group.  Drawing on research by UI faculty and students, this new exhibit examines the lasting influence of German culture... Read more

Sunday, August 28, 2016 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum

Violinist David Bernat and pianist Jiarong  Li perform works of Brahms, Beethoven, and Ravel.

Monday, August 29, 2016 (All day)
+27 more dates
University of Iowa Main Library

Join us at the University of Iowa in North America’s City of Literature as Iowa celebrates the rich history of Shakespeare’s First Folio this fall!

 

University of Iowa Libraries’... Read more

Monday, August 29, 2016 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
University of Iowa Main Library

Please attend the SHAKESPEARE AT IOWA kick-off event celebrating the arrival of Shakespeare's First Folio in Iowa.

This rare book, printed in... Read more

Monday, August 29, 2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Main Library

This lecture will give a thorough overview of Shakespeares' First Folio and its significance. UI English faculty Adam Hooks will answer questions such as, "What is the First Folio?" and "Why is it... Read more

Friday, September 2, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:45am
Old Capitol Museum

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old.  Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Friday, September 2, 2016 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
FilmScene

Political Seasons

A sampling of historic photographs by Ted Polumbaum

Party for art at the season’s first University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA) First Friday reception at ... Read more

Sunday, September 4, 2016 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Old Capitol Museum

Piano Sundays starts up for the year on September 4, with a concert featuring Ksenia Nosikova and her studio. Enjoy the rich sound of Old Capitol Museum's historic 1878 Steinway concert grand... Read more

Thursday, September 8, 2016 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Old Capitol Museum

Explore the new exhibit "German Iowa and the Global Midwest" and enjoy gallery talks, music, and refreshments inspired by Iowa's German heritage.  

Thursday, September 8, 2016 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
+213 more dates
Old Capitol Museum

Have you ever wondered about the universe beyond our planet? For decades, scientists in the Department of Physics and Astronomy have worked to solve the mysteries of space. Join them on this... Read more

Thursday, September 8, 2016 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Old Capitol Museum

Ready for some space travel?  Join us for light refreshments and the official opening of our newest exhibit, "Hawkeyes in Space: UI Physics, Past and Present."

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Main Library

This event is part of SHAKESPEARE AT IOWA (Aug. 29—Dec. 30), a celebration hosted by the University of Iowa Libraries. 

Join Adam Hooks,... Read more

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm
Art Building West

Tameka Jenean Norris (painting and drawing) uses herself and her community as subjects in her painting, video, photography, music, performance, installation, project-based art, context art, ... Read more

Thursday, September 15, 2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

The Iowa Raptor Project, The University of Iowa Office of Sustainability, and The University of Iowa Museum of Natural History are excited to present The Migratory Bird Treaty: a 100-year... Read more

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm
Art Building West

Colin Lyons was born in Windsor, Ontario, in 1985 and grew up in Petrolia, “Canada’s original oil boomtown”; his years there have fueled his interests in industrial ruins and sacrificial ... Read more

Friday, September 23, 2016 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
TBD

The public is invited to attend this keynote address by Sarah Werner, who worked with the Folger Shakespeare Library for nearly a decade, first as Undergraduate Program Director and then as... Read more

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 -
7:30pm to 8:30pm
Art Building West

Christopher-Rasheem McMillan received a BA from Hampshire
College (2007) and an MFA in experimental choreography from the Laban Conservatoire, London (2011). He is currently a PhD candidate... Read more

Thursday, September 29, 2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Come play with Littlebits, easy-to-use electronic building blocks that empower you to invent almost anything.  September's Makerspace program is in partnership with Makers by Mail from UI... Read more

Thursday, October 6, 2016 (All day)
+2 more dates
Sheraton Iowa City Hotel
Friday, October 7, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:45am
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

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