Current Exhibitions:

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November 10, 2018 - January 6, 2019
The Power of Children: Making a Difference 

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On display through December 30, 2018
Native American Artwork featuring Chuck Raymond

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Opening December 8
Christmas Toys through the Decades
A display of classic toys from the personal collection of local KSCJ radio personality Larry Fuller as well as selected items from the Sioux City Public Museum's collection.

Upcoming exhibits:

Sioux City History Projects 
March 2019



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Thursday, December 13
The Power of Children Exhibit Tour
12:05 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum

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Thursday, December 20
History at High Noon: “How Did Christmas Get to Be This Way?” 
12:05 p.m.
Sioux City Public Museum

Holiday hours:
Closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Closed on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day

More Events...

The Power of Children - Journal article

'Power of Children' exhibition explores prejudice three children faced
December 1, 2018
Sioux City Journal
Huddled around a wooden cabinet at the Sioux City Public Museum that holds a box of crayons, a sandwich and a paste jar, Abril Cortez, a fifth-grader from Storm Lake, Iowa, lamented that the situation that Ruby Bridges faced in New Orleans in 1960 was "sad."

 KTIV Power of Children News Story

The Power of Children exhibit open at the Sioux City Public Museum
November 18, 2018
A new exhibit in the Sioux City Public Museum displays the stories of 3 young historical figures.

The Power of Children KSCJ news story

Power of Children Showcased at Sioux City Public Museum
November 16, 2018
KSCJ Radio
An exhibit featuring the stories of children who faced extraordinary circumstances is now on display at the Sioux City Public Museum.


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