Dec

14

2015

Holiday Closings

The regular Open House tours will not be offered at the Jordan House Friday, December 25 or Friday, January 1. We will be open for our regular first Sunday Open House tours at 1pm and 2pm Sunday, January 3. Read More →

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Dec

3

2015

Jordan Scholars Visit Iowa Legislature

State Rep. Ruth Ann Gaines of Des Moines and several local lawmakers hosted the James Jordan Scholars at the State Capitol on Wednesday, December 2. The Scholars are a class of 17 high school juniors from Des Moines & West Des Moines who are learning... 

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Dec

1

2015

Intern with the West Des Moines Historical Society

Are you a college student interested in gaining hands-on experience in non-profit management, marketing, communications, event planning and more? Then we’d love to talk to you about being an intern in the Spring or Fall semesters, or over the summer. We... 

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Nov

28

2015

Bravo Greater Des Moines Grant Received!

The West Des Moines Historical Society has received a $35,000 grant from Bravo Greater Des Moines to support capital projects which will preserve the historic Jordan House and the amazing history housed in this unique Victorian home. We thank the staff... 

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