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
Visit our membership page to learn about the benefits of becoming a member.
Buchanan County Tourism
Sunday, February 12, 2017 is the date for the Heartland Acres Ice Fishing Derby and Lions Club Brunch at Heartland Acres in Independence, IA. The Ice Fishing Derby starts and 9AM and ends a noon. Teams and individuals are encouraged to get registration forms in to Heartland Acres with their payment by 1/31/17. Also taking […]
Mark your calendar for Sunday October 30, 2016 noon to 4PM.Â This fun filled afternoon is for the young and young at heart.Â Children admitted FREEÂ with adult paid admission which is halfÂ price ($5.00) for this event only.Â Have a good time with your kids and see the museum and some of our new exhibits. […]
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.Â Jim recently passed away and was a great help in the Heartland Acres Tractor Ride.Â Â The 2016 tractor ride is set for Saturday, June 11 and will travel to the FFA Museum in La Porte City. Â Heartland Acres Agribition Center in Independence, […]
Independence, Iowa â€“ Heartland Acres Agribition Center will open a new interactive exhibit April 27, 2016.Â It will be open through May 25, 2016. â€œIt Takes An Iowan,â€ focuses on Iowans as leaders in the ongoing endeavor of providing food for the nation and the world. â€œI am excited this exhibit, educating all Iowans on […]