Washington, Iowa
   One of the Best 100 Small Towns in America
 

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Attractions


Agricultural Experiences

Barn Quilts of Washington County . Lodging . Camping  Dining . Driving Tour of Washington . Events/Festivals . Golf . Hunting . Pampering  Performing Arts . Recreation . Shopping

 

 

 

 

 

Alexander Young Cabin

319/653-3936

(Sunset Park Hwy 92 W

Group tours available by appointment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Conger House Museum

319/653-5283

903 East Washington

Street-Hwy 92 E

Tours available by appointment.

 

 

 

 

 

F-Troop

Military Museum

 319/653-6775

219 Sitler Drive

Military museum commemorating the service given by Southeast Iowa Veterans of all wars.  Tours available by appointment.

                                 

 

 

 

 

Washington County Conservation Education Center

319/657-2400

2943 Hwy 92, Ainsworth, Iowa

The building houses an interactive display area, including 180 gallon fish aquarium with native fish, a resource library, well-equipped meeting areas, and a lab. 

Drop-in visitors are always welcome.

 

 

Washington Community Center/Theater

319/653-5175

2225-250th St.

Cultural & educational center and theater with one of the most modern stages in the state.

 

 

 

 

Centennial Fountain

Central Park

A one of a kind fountain that celebrated Washington's Centennial. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   Kewash Nature Trail

13-mile nature trail that can be traveled by bike or by foot.  The trail travels through prairie land from Keota to West Chester.  From West Chester to Washington, the trail changes to a mixture of woodland and prairie borders

 

 

 

Walnut School
319/653-5283

South of Washington of Hwy 1

  Restored one-room schoolhouse preserved at original site.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Historic Homes on the Boulevard

The Boulevard (West Washington Street) hosts the beautiful homes of Washington's early years.  Many of the houses on this street were built in the late 1800's.  The homes come in a variety of architectural styles.  The original cobblestone drive still makes way for the modern vehicles of today.



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