Phone: (319) 332-0123
Daily Museum Hours of operation:
Monday to Friday 10 am to 4 pm
Hours vary during the school season as we
are volunteer based. Call ahead for availability.
Memorial Day to Labor Day:
Monday to Saturday 10 am - 4 pm
Sunday Noon - 4 pm
Last paid admission taken at 3 pm
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Buchanan County Tourism
Plans are underway for the annual Heartland Acres Agribition Center Golf Outing being held at River Ridge Golf Course in Independence, Iowa on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. Teams for the annual Heartland Acres Golf outing will once again be playing for hole-in-one prizes sponsored by Dunlap Motors of Independence as well as a variety of […]
The picture above is of Jim Arnold on his John Deere 4020. Jim recently passed away and was a great help in the Heartland Acres Tractor Ride. The 2016 tractor ride is set for Saturday, June 11 and will travel to the FFA Museum in La Porte City. Heartland Acres Agribition Center in Independence, […]
Independence, Iowa – Heartland Acres Agribition Center will open a new interactive exhibit April 27, 2016. It will be open through May 25, 2016. “It Takes An Iowan,” focuses on Iowans as leaders in the ongoing endeavor of providing food for the nation and the world. “I am excited this exhibit, educating all Iowans on […]
From Mrs. Donna Schmitt, Second Grade Teacher at Carver Elementary in Dubuque, Iowa – March 2, 2016 Carver second graders took a field trip to Independence, Iowa to the Heartland Acres Agribition Center on Wednesday, March 2nd. What was special about this field trip was that the students in Mrs. Valentine and Mrs. Maneman’s classes […]
Sunday, February 14, 2016 is the date for the Heartland Acres Ice Fishing Derby and Lions Club Valentine’s Day Brunch at Heartland Acres in Independence, IA. “The ice fishing derby is a great way to get out and enjoy the Iowa winter and catch some fish.”, commented Kale Hersom, Event Coordinator for the campus. The […]