Help us celebrate our 50th Anniversary by becoming a member today!
The Johnson County Historical Society is celebrating its 50th anniversary! We are looking toward a very bright future of continuing our mission and we need your support. Become a member today and help us preserve our history!
A private, non-profit group committed to serving the public by furthering an appreciation of the historical and cultural heritage of the Johnson County community through education, preservation and interpretation.
JCHS greatly appreciates the donations and support of our community and members. While we always need donations for operational support, we also have a few specific items that staff need for our day to day work and special events. If you are interested in making an in-kind contribution of any of the items listed below, please use our Contact form or call us at 319-351-5738.
1870 Period Clothing
Pruning Shears and other landscaping tools
Snacks for upcoming exhibit openings and special events
Hey all, registration is now open for the JCHS Barn Tour on Aug. 11th. Check out the event listing for details, but get excited for a meal from Catered by Charlotte and an air-conditioned motor coach for traveling in much-needed summer comfort. ... See MoreSee Less
Excited about Sunday? Come over to Plum Grove to see Civil War reenactors/educators share all about Civil War era medicine, ladies of the Civil War, cavalry, weapons, and camp life. ... See MoreSee Less