Feb

15

2019

JB Grinnell & the Iowa Underground Railroad

Sunday, February 17 2:30pm West Des Moines Public Library 4000 Mills Civic Parkway “Preacher,” “congressman,” “negro-stealer”: Josiah Bushnell Grinnell was called all of those things during his life. He was called a negro-stealer because... 

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Jan

3

2019

History After Hours

The West Des Moines Historical Society Presents History After Hours at the Jordan House Museum History After Hours combines a 90 minute tour of the Jordan House museum with a themed craft, lecture or treat! All programs are 6pm-7:30pm, and some are... 

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Dec

31

2018

No Tours January 2019

In order to perform repairs on two ceilings at the Jordan House, there will be no tours January 2019. We will resume our regular tour schedule Friday, February February 1, with tours every Friday and Sunday at 11am and 1pm.  Read More →

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