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Sioux City Public Museum

Hours: Sunday 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Mondays

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A state-of-the-art facility in downtown featuring hand-on exhibits and interactive displays of local and regional history.


607 4th Street
Sioux City, Iowa

Phone: 712-279-6174

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Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center

Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. daily
except major holidays


A dry-docked boat serving as a welcome center for the tri-state area and a historical museum featuring Missouri River history.


1000 Larsen Park Road
Sioux City, Iowa

Phone: 712-279-0198

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Peirce Mansion

Open to the public for quarterly
open house events.

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 A newly restored Victorian-era mansion available for rental events such as weddings, receptions, corporate gatherings, family reunions, private parties or photo shoots.

 2901 Jackson Street
Sioux City, Iowa

 Phone: 712-279-6174
(Sioux City Public Museum)

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Now showing at the Sioux City Public Museum:  


29x13 Thomas Mangleson Blue-resized for web

August 14, 2021 - January 16, 2022
Thomas D. Mangelsen – A Life In The Wild
A retrospective of legacy images from over 40 years of nature and wildlife photography capturing the Earth's last great wild places.

Produced by David J. Wagner, L.L.C.
David J. Wagner, Ph.D., Curator/Tour Director

Image: © Thomas D. Mangelsen, Catch of the Day, 1988


COVID-19 guidelines:

Protective masks/face coverings and social distancing are encouraged for those who have not received the COVID-19 vaccination.


Online progams:  

Vernon Tott Virtual Exhibit graphic


Special Tolerance Week presentation
Virtual TourVernon Tott Photographs
Powerful photographs taken by a Sioux City soldier during the liberation of a WWII concentration camp are presented by the Sioux City Public Museum in honor of Sioux City Tolerance Week. Click here to view.

More online resources:

View our 2021 Sioux City History Projects exhibit online at SiouxCityMuseum.org/sioux-city-history-projects.

Visit the Sioux City Public Museum virtually (and at your own pace) at SiouxCityMuseum.org/visitor-experience. 

Watch our monthly History at High Noon presentations online at SiouxCityMuseum.org/history-at-high-noon.

Explore our collections at VirtualCollections.SiouxCityMuseum.org.


Sioux City Public Museum

Hours:  Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  

             Sunday 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Visitors are strongly encouraged to maintain social distancing. Hand-sanitizing stations are available. 

Thanksgiving hours: 
Thursday, November 25 and Friday, November 26

Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center is closed

Research Center Hours: Wednesday - Friday 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. 

                                        Appointments appreciated


Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center 

Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. daily

Thanksgiving hours:
Thursday, November 25 and
Friday, November 26
Sioux City Public Museum and
Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center closed

Visitors are strongly encouraged to maintain social distancing. Hand-sanitizing stations are available.


Peirce Mansion

Available for rent on a limited basis. Call 712-279-6174 for contact information.


For a listing of events, see our Event Calendar.



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