Membership & Support West Des Moines Historical Society is a privately funded nonprofit institution that relies on the generosity of its friends and supporters. Help us preserve the legacy through membership. Become a member today > Public Tours Jordan House tours are offered Friday and Sunday at 11am & 1pm. Jordan House tours will require a ticket purchase in advance. All visitors and tour guides at the Jordan House & Bennett School are required to wear masks during the tour. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided for you. For more information or to reserve a ticket, please see "Plan Your Visit" Private, group and virtual tours of the Jordan House Museum and Bennett School Museum can be scheduled at your convenience. Please call (515) 225-1286 for more information. Upcoming Events Share your story Share your story The West Des Moines Historical Society is not hiring at this time. Thank you for your interest.