Sept HAHN 19

Thursday, September 19
History at High Noon: Highway 20
12:05 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum
Presenter Matt Anderson, Curator of History, will explore the history of one of the oldest paved roads in Iowa. Learn more about the development of U.S. Highway 20 in and around Sioux City from the early-1920s through the late-1970s. Attendees are invited to bring their own lunches to the free presentation.

2019 4th Street Walking TourFB

Tuesday, September 24
Historic Fourth Street Walking Tour
5:30 p.m. - Meet at corner of 4th & Virginia
Explore the two-block area previously known as “Lower Fourth Street” which has the best concentration of late 19th century commercial buildings in Sioux City with Haley Aguirre, Archival Records Clerk. Free.

Thursday, October 17
History at High Noon: South Bottoms
12:05 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum
From the 1880s through the 1950s, Sioux City’s “south side” and “east side,” now called the South and East Bottoms, were thriving neighborhoods. Immigrants and cultures from all over the world made their homes in these thriving communities, which live on in the memories of many Sioux Cityans today. Presenter Haley Aguirre, Archival Records Clerk, will explore the Bottoms’ history and people, major cultural and business centers, and reasons for the demise of the neighborhood. Attendees are invited to bring their own lunches to the free presentation.



Thursday, November 21
History at High Noon: WWII’s Battle of the Bulge
12:05 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum
Presented by Russ Gifford

Sioux City Public Museum

Hours
Tuesday – Saturday

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

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

Phone

(712) 279-6174

 Location

607 4th Street

Sioux City, IA 51101

Directions

 

 

Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center

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

Closed New Year’s, Easter,

Thanksgiving and Christmas

Phone

(712) 279-0198

Location

1000 Larsen Park Road

Sioux City, IA 51103

Directions