History After Hours are themed nighttime events at the Jordan House Museum that combine a tour of the historic home with a craft or program focusing on the theme. Tickets to programs are $15 per person and must be purchased before the program. Call (515) 225-1286 to save your seat!

Wednesday, November 20
“History at the Table”

What did a typical Victorian menu have featured, and what were the special dishes created to celebrate a holiday? Find out when we explore History at the Table, and we’ll even make our own butter and enjoy it on some delicious homemade treats.

Wednesday, December 18
“History at the Holidays”

We’ll turn off the lights and visitors will tour the historic Jordan House Museum by candlelight. After your tour, we’ll create a lovely Victorian holiday keepsake.