Genealogical and Historical Societies




Butler County Genealogical Society

Shell Rock Historical Society

Iowa Societies

Iowa Genealogical Society 628 E. Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 276-0287
State Historical Society of Iowa


Research Library
402 Iowa Avenue
Iowa City, IA 52240
(319) 335-3916

Iowa Historical Building
600 East Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319
(515) 281-5111








Neighboring County Societies

Bremer County Bremer County Genealogical Society
Cerro Gordo County North Iowa Historical Society
Kinney Pioneer Museum, Hwy 18 W, Airport Entrance
P.O. Box 421, Mason City, IA 50402-0421 (515) 423-1258
Floyd County Marble Rock Historical Society
313 Bradford Street
Marble Rock, Iowa 50653
  North Central Iowa Genealogical Society
Box 237
Mason City, IOWA 50402-0237 **Disbanded Jan 2019 but web site still up but not updated.  KD 2019
Grundy County Ostfriesen Heritage Society
Nancy Hook
905 E Avenue
Grundy Center IA 50638
Phone: (319) 824-6321
The Society maintains their genealogical collection at the Wellsburg Library.
Hardin County

Ackley Heritage Center

Ackley Municipal Building
State & Main Sts.
Ackley, IA  50601  **Let us know if you have a new web site for the Ackley Heritage Center!  KD May 2017


Hardin County Historical Society

1603 Washington St.
Eldora, IA  50627


Iowa Falls Historical Society/Iowa Falls Historical Museum

519 Stevens St.
Iowa Falls, IA 50126-2213
(641)648-4603 **After much research there appears to be no historical society website.  KD Oct 2019

Howard & Winneshiek Counties Howard-Winneshiek Genealogy Society
Box 362
Cresco, IA 52136


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