Street Address
Grout Museum of History & Science
503 South St.
Waterloo, IA 50701
Mailing Address
503 South St.
Waterloo, IA 50701
phone: 319-234-6357
fax: 319-236-0500
Members Free; Adults $4.50 and children 12 & under $3.00
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The Grout Museum of History & Science's history collection focuses on the period from 1833, when Iowa was opened for settlement, to the present. The Maytag Car, 1915 Waterloo Boy, Rath Packing Company whistle and Pioneer Hall Mural help visitors envision and understand bygone eras. Planetarium shows are at 11:00am, 1:30 and 3:00pm on Saturdays.