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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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COVID-19 updates:

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:

Jim Tillman program slide
Presenter Jim Tillman shares the experiences of his family putting down roots in Sioux City through interviews and photographs. Tillman is the grandson of a young survivor of the violence chronicled in the book, "Blood at the Root." View the presentation here.


Womens History month 2021 panel web graphic


Women Leading Change: Three local organizations founded in the 1920s
A panel discussion featuring representatives of Mary J. Treglia Community House, Junior League of Sioux City, and the League of Women Voters of Sioux City


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.

Join us for a 2020 Grandview Park Virtual Walking Tour at SiouxCityMuseum.org/walking-tours

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. 


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

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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