We have more than 18,000 square feet of permanent exhibits throughout Macbride Hall. Click on each to explore in more detail.
William and Eleanor Hageboeck Hall of Birds
Over 1,000 birds, interactive exhibits, and the historic Laysan Island Cyclorama.
Biosphere Discovery Hub
Iowa's gateway to our global environment.
A 500-million-year adventure through Iowa's geological, cultural and ecological history.
Diversity of Life Exhibits
The ground-floor hallway is lined with historic exhibits highlighting ecology, geology, taxidermy, and biodiversity.
Visit our shared exhibit space in the Old Capitol Museum to see these new temporary exhibits.
The Northwest Passage and Oceans Beyond: An Iowan Sails into History
January 23 – May 25, 2014 Keyes Gallery for Arts, Humanities, & Sciences Old Capitol Museum
Free public reception and gallery talk Thursday, January 23, 2014