Permanent exhibits

We have more than 18,000 square feet of permanent exhibits throughout Macbride Hall. Click on each to explore in more detail.

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First floor:

Ground floor:

Temporary exhibits

Visit our shared exhibit space in the Old Capitol Museum to see these new temporary exhibits.


The Land Provides: Iowa's Culinary Heritage

January 22 - August 2, 2015
Hanson Humanities Gallery, Ground Floor Rotunda








Iowa Law: The First Law School West of the Mississippi

February 12 - August 2, 2015

Keyes Gallery for the Arts, Humanities, & Sciences










Unfinished Business: The Arts of the New Arab Revolutions

February 17 - May 15, 2015

Second Floor Rotunda