Galleries & Museums
Dive into the artistry of Iowa City’s museums and galleries. Iowa Artisans Gallery is artist owned and operated and showcases exhibits that feature local or Midwest arts in a number of mediums. The University’s Old Capitol Museum pays homage to the city’s history – see the former Senate and Supreme Court chambers and walk its reverse-spiral staircase. If medicine is one of your interests, venture inside the University of Iowa Medical Museum, which follows the chronology of medical advances throughout decades. The Johnson County Historical Society manages a number of storied buildings including the 1876 Coralville School House and Plum Grove Historic Home. We think you’ll agree that in our community, art and history collide in the most intriguing ways.