Cedar County Historical Society & Museum

 1094 Hwy 38 * Tipton, IA * 52772



10:00 AM to 4:00 PM


10:00 AM to 4:00 PM


10:00 AM to 2:00PM


Free admission for all ages, donations welcome and appreciated.

Donate while you are shopping.

Click on the box below, select your favorite store from the list, and start shopping.  Any rewards you earn will then be donated to the Cedar County Historical Society.  There is nothing for you to set up or forms to fill out Giving Assistant will take care of everything when using a store link from the list you get by clicking on the box below. 

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The Cedar County Historical Society is here to serve you. Are you looking for genealogical information, interested in local history, or want to see a huge collection of Cedar County artifacts?  We've got it all, so stop in to the museum and visit!  

Win a FREE Membership!

To celebrate Iowa Museum Week and Recognize the Cedar County Historical Society Museum and Prairie Village we are giving away 2 2019 memberships.  To enter to win one you can sign up below, come to the museum and sign up in person or Like and Share our page on FaceBook.  The drawing will be held at the end of the month.

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Mark Your Calendar

A Day on the Prairie, 100 Years of Music will be

Saturday, September 15, 2018

10 AM to 3 PM

Come for Music, Games, Crafts, Food, Demonstrations and more.  

Fun for the Whole Family!

Membership Renewal

It is time to renew your membership for 2018.  Memberships are active for a calendar year (January 1 - December 31).   To keep you membership active and to continue to receive your newsletters and the 2018 Annual Review please pay your dues by 01/01/2018. Dues are $22 or if you would like us to mail you your review $25.  Please make checks payable to CCHS and mail to PO Box 254, Tipton, IA 52772 or pay with PayPal by clicking on the button below. We can also swipe most major credit and debit cards when  you renew your membership in person at the Museum.

Event Space Available

Getting Married?
Having a Reunion?
Need a location for your event?
The South Bethel Church is Available to Rent!