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Madison County Historical Complex 

. Description:  1856 Mansion, stone barn, Zion Church, Winterset Depot, field store, blacksmith, log school, post office, live poultry
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How to find: 
Address:
815 South 2nd Avenue
Box 15
Winterset, IA 50273

Parent Organization:
Madison County Historical Society
Contacts
Phone 515 462-2134
Alt Phone 515 278-2400
e-mail:  mailto:mchistoricalsociety1@juno.com
URL(s)
http://www.madisoncountyhistoricalsociety.com/buildings.html
Hours:
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 May 1 - Oct 31 1-5 11-4 11-4 11-4 11-4 11-4 11-4
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As of APR 2007
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Mansion or Museum under 12 free w/adult $3    
Both under 12 free w/adult $5    
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have:  Start with the museum which is the center of the complex, and tour the restored and furnished Bevington Mansion.  Then view the other buildings in the complex, including a stone three hole privy with walnut woodwork
Big Events: Suggested Stay:
Period 1856-1940 Type of Site Building collections
Buildings: Bevington mansion, stone barn, log schoolhouse, log post office, grocery store, 1934 gas station, blacksmith shop, railroad depot, and 1881 church.
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Nearby Attractions:

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John Wayne Birthplace   Details are on the way, but in the meantime, you can find addresses, descriptions, URLs and more at our sister site, www.stepintoplaces.com  

Cultural

 
Winterset Art Center      
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Nearby Places to Stay:

Lodging proprietors:  we offer free listings for name, address & local phone.  For  an extended listing with web address, e-mail, etc. and a 50 word description, please CLICK HERE
Address
Contact
Camping/RV  
Woods Motel & RV Park 906 South Jefferson Street
Indianola IA 50125
515 961-5311

Bed & Breakfast

 
A Step Away 104 West Court Ave
Winterset  IA 50273
515 462-5956
Summset House 204 West Washington Street
Winterset IA 50273
515 462-9099
Clarke House B&B 207 North 15th Street
Adel IA 50003
515 993-2199
Brass Lantern 2446 Highway 92
Greenfield IA 50849
641 743-2031
Butler House on Grand 4507 Grand Avenue
Des Moines IA 50312
515 255-4096
Ellendale Scandinavian B&B 5340 Ashworth Road
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 225-2219
Hotel/Motel

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Winterset Super 8 Motel 1312 North 10th St
Winterset  IA 50273
515 462-4888
Village View Motel 711 East Highway 92
Winterset  IA 50273
515 462-1218
De Soto Edgetowner Motel I-H 80
De Soto IA 50069
515 834-2641
Hi-Ho Motel 3325 Ute Avenue
Waukee IA 50263
515 987-4280
Holiday Inn 1800 S 50th Place
West Des Moines IA 50265
515 223-1800
Lakeside Casino Resort 777 Casino Drive
Osceola IA 50213
641 342-9511
University Park Holiday Inn 1800 50th Street
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 223-1800
Village Lodge 7625 Hickman Road
Des Moines IA 50322
515 276-5401
West Des Moines Marriott 1250 74th Street
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 267-1500
Wingate Inn 7225 Vista Drive
West Des Moines IA 50266
515 225-6100
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Best Local Information:
Name, brief description Address Phone, E-mail, URL
Travel Iowa    http://www.traveliowa.com/thingstodo/attractions/south_central/winterset/511/
Madison County C of C   http://www.madisoncounty.com/county.html#anchor427352
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Last Updated:
01/09/2010

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