Current Exhibitions:

Graphic for Sign of the Times exhibit-final

February 3 - March 11, 2018
Sign of the Times: The Great American Political Poster 1844–2012


2015 Chuck Raymond exhibit graphic-no dates

On display through the end of 2018
Native American Artwork featuring Chuck Raymond



Armed Services exhibit banner-final

On display through March 31, 2018
Honoring Our Armed Services: 1861-2017


On-going special exhibits:

Nature's Kaleidoscope: Digging into the Past


Upcoming exhibits:

March 17 - May 12, 2018
Sioux City History Projects 


HAHN Feb 18

Thursday, February 15
History at High Noon: Sioux City Political Figures
12:05 p.m.
Sioux City Public Museum

More Events...

KTIV news story-Political Signs

Exhibit highlights political posters and campaigning changes through the years
February 2, 2018
A new exhibit at the Sioux City Public Museum will have visitors stepping through time.

KSCJ news story-Political Signs

Historic political poster exhibit opens at Sioux City Museum
February 2, 2018
KSCJ  Radio
This Monday is the Iowa Caucuses and Sioux City’s Public Museum has opened a new exhibit with a political theme.

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Street wise: A brief history of (some) Sioux City streets, from Pierce to Hamilton
January 27, 2018

Sioux City Journal
There's a lot of local lore, most of it unfounded, about the origins of Sioux City's street names. On the West Side, for instance, Isabella, Myrtle, Rebecca, George and Ross streets were supposedly named for a settler's children.

 KMEG news story Raymond 1-20-18

Winnebago artist Chuck Raymond pieces on exhibit at public museum
January 21, 2018
Siouxland News
A local artist now has his work 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