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Locust School

1640 Big Canoe Rd, Decorah, IA 52101-7438
+1 563-382-4166
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Walking into a piece of "modern" history

Cool school - left like it was in 1962, but has many items from the 19th century. The school is... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Laura R
,
Oskaloosa, Iowa
/Great stop a lot of history

I attended eight years--one room school--1854-1960 /reunion each year in October--pie auction at... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2015
899lukes
,
Greenwood, Mississippi
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26 Jul 2016
“Walking into a piece of "modern" history”
7 Aug 2015
“/Great stop a lot of history”
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1640 Big Canoe Rd, Decorah, IA 52101-7438
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+1 563-382-4166

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Cool school - left like it was in 1962, but has many items from the 19th century. The school is only open for a few afternoon hours on weekends. Knowledgeable staff.

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 7 August 2015

I attended eight years--one room school--1854-1960 /reunion each year in October--pie auction at church next door

1  Thank 899lukes
Reviewed 1 May 2013

We happened up on this historic one room school house on a trip to the trout stream and it was a neat little stop !!! If you like history this is a great stop!!!

Thank BAChiles
Reviewed 8 July 2011

Locust School was the oldest school building in Iowa--in 1939. It was in operation until 1960 and served as a community center and church as well as a school. It is still opened each year in the spring for elementary school students and on weekends...More

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