Plan a Visit

In addition to managing the Historical Museum, the society also manages and interprets four historic sites: Plum Grove Historic Home, the 1855 Johnson County Poor Farm & Asylum, the 1876 Coralville Schoolhouse, and the Coralville Old Town Hall. Click the links below to learn more.

Johnson County Historical Museum
Located at the Iowa River Landing.

Plum Grove Historic Home
Home of the first governor of the Territory of Iowa.

1855 Poor Farm & Asylum
A window into nineteenth century care of the poor and mentally ill.

1876 Coralville Schoolhouse
When one room shaped many lives.

Coralville Old Town Hall
Now located across from the 1876 Coralville Schoolhouse.