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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Temporary exhibits

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

People of the North Star

September 12, 2013 – May 25, 2014
Hanson Family Humanities Gallery
Old Capitol Museum