Events

Tours are Starting Again!

Date: Sunday, May 1, 2022

Time: 1:00​

 

For the first time since 2019, we will be letting people into the home, and life, of Bert and Grace Porter.

 

Come and join us every Friday-Sunday from 1-4 pm during the month of May.  In June-August, we will be open every day, 1-4 pm, or by appointment (call 563-382-8465). 

 

Make sure to like and follow our Facebook page for more information and upcoming events.

Masks are required inside the Museum.

Opening Day @ the Porter House Museum

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Become an Adventurer

Hidden in the garden is a glimpse of some of our favorites artifacts from Bert's  natural collection (from inside the Porter House) for you to find!

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Virtual Exhibits

Staying connected to our community is key! We’re thrilled to unlock a special selection of objects from the Porter House Collection to tell a tale of wonder and excitement through our first-ever Virtual Exhibits.

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House Tours
Started May 1, 2022 

House Tours resumed on Sunday, May 1st opening from 1:00-4:00 pm. During the summer (June-August), house tours are available 7 days a week from 1:00-4:00 pm or by appointment (call 563-382-8465).

 

We welcome guests to enjoy our free outdoor Rock Wall and Garden area during daylight hours. 

Past Events

July 4th at The Porter House Museum

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This American House:  Frank Lloyd Wright’s Meier House and the American System-Built Homes

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Day of Grace 2021

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"As Ever, Bert"

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