...exciting, educational, beautiful, historic, family-friendly, and filled with treasures. Community anchor organizations serving generations as stewards, educators, preservationists, and neighbors.
The Iowa Museum Association provides support and resources for Iowa's museums---art centers and art museums, botanical gardens, children's museums, historic sites, history museums, historical societies, living history sites, nature centers, natural history museums, planetariums, science and technology centers, and zoos.
Mission: Working in the interests of Iowa museums, the Iowa Museum Association builds organizational capacity, advocates to heighten awareness of the field, and fosters community.
2016 Membership Form - Use this form to determine your membership level and to send your contact information to the IMA.
IMA members may subscribe to the IMA e-mail alert list - encourage everyone in your organization to sign up!
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Since 1966, the Octagon Center for the Arts has continued to provide the greater Ames community with quality arts education. More than 20,000 people are served annually by their participation in Octagon classes, workshops, exhibits and special events such as the Octagon Art Festival.