Current Exhibitions:

Opens this weekend!

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May 25 - August 11, 2019
Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints: 
Popular Art of the Northeast of Brazil 

Municipal Band exhibit
May 4 - July 28, 2019
Celebrating 100 Years of Municipal Bands


On-going special exhibit: 

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Native American Artwork featuring Chuck Raymond 


Summer program registration is underway!

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Peirce Mansion 2019 Open House-Walking Tour

Tuesday, June 18
Peirce Mansion Open House and Jackson St. Walking Tour
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Open House
7:00 – 8:15 p.m. A half-mile tour of the historic street beginning and ending 
at the Peirce Mansion.

Thursday, June 20
History at High Noon: Charles N. Taylor Photographs
12:05 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum

More Events...

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Sergeant Floyd River Museum and Welcome Center celebrate 30th anniversary
May 15, 2019
It’s a piece of history located along the Missouri River in Sioux City. The M.V. Sergeant Floyd is a dry-docked boat that serves as a place for visitors to get maps, travel information and some Sioux City history.

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Sergeant Floyd River Museum celebrates 30 years in Sioux City
May 15, 2019
The Sergeant Floyd River Museum and Welcome Center is celebrating 30 years in Sioux City. 


Museum Summer Programs
May 13, 2019
Before we know it will be summertime in Siouxland. And the Sioux City Public Museum is preparing for this summer to be a festive one.

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Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center to host 30th anniversary events
May 12, 2019
Sioux City Journal
Thirty years ago, a one-time Missouri River tow boat became one of Iowa’s most unique welcome centers. 


Sioux City Public Museum

Tuesday – Saturday

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


(712) 279-6174


607 4th Street

Sioux City, IA 51101




Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center

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

Closed New Year’s, Easter,

Thanksgiving and Christmas


(712) 279-0198


1000 Larsen Park Road

Sioux City, IA 51103