• Pink flowers blossom in the garden of a white two-room cottage.

    Herbert Hoover

    National Historic Site Iowa

Schedule Of Events

Visitors can find exhibits and a 12-minute film about Herbert Hoover's childhood in West Branch at the visitor center, along with maps and audio devices for a self-guided tours of the park. Any child can be a Junior Ranger by completing activities during a visit to the park. For more events, visit the online calendars of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum and the City of West Branch.

 

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Events Upcoming for August

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  • Movie in the Park

    Friday, August 22, 2014

    Enjoy an outdoor movie, Hanna-Barbera's Yogi Bear, on the Village Green. More

  • Tallgrass Prairie Walk

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    A park ranger will discuss how and why the National Park Service is reconstructing this endangered habitat as part of the landscape commemorating Herbert Hoover's life. More

Did You Know?

Black and white photo of Herbert Hoover fly-fishing in a river.

Herbert Hoover was an avid fisherman. He'd often don a jacket, tie, and hat along with his waders and gear while fly-fishing. "All men are equal before fish," he wrote. More...