The Montgomery County History Center

             General Information

Come see our History Center and Exhibits!

A place to enjoy history and learn about our county's heritage. 


The Montgomery County History Center is located in Red Oak Iowa, just north of US Highway 34.



David McFarland, Director

Montgomery County History Center 

2700 North 4th Street

Red Oak, Iowa  51566



Scheduled Hours are:

 12:00 noon - 4:00 PM Tuesday through Sunday, closed on Monday

Special events and scheduled tours can be held by appointment or request.

General Admission 

 $3.00 per Adult


$2.00 per Child

Group rates available

Members are always free!!

Location of History Center


Memberships are a great way to enjoy the benefits of our historical society.  We offer six levels of membership:

$10.00 - Individual

$25.00 - Family

$50.00 - Patron

$100.00 - Sustaining

$250.00 - Mentor

$500.00 - Benefactor

All memberships receive a 10% discount at our "Wild Prairie Rose Gift Shop", and all members are admitted to the McKenzie Memorial Library, exhibit galleries, and historical buildings without charge - as many times per year as they wish.  Some membership levels also receive a free room rental with their membership.   Members also receive a newsletter.

If you would like to purchase a membership, please send the following information (listed below) with your membership fee, to:

Montgomery County History Center

PO Box 634

2700 North 4th Street

Red Oak, IA  51566



email to:



(see photo gallary for printable copy)


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