Group Tour Information
Group tours to the American Gothic House Center are a great addition to any tour itinerary. Whether you are interested in history, art, a great photo opportunity, or a stroll through our beautiful native prairie gardens, the American Gothic House Center has something for everyone in your group. Tours are free of admission, though donations are welcome.
Tours can include one or all of the following:
• Welcome and introduction to American Gothic, Grant Wood and his visit to Eldon
• Choice of two educational films (17 minute cartoon or 30 minute documentary)
• Photos in front of the house or inside using the cutouts (costumes and props are available)
• Docent led tour of exhibit
• Gift Shop
We have the following available for your use:
• Bus Parking
• One Wheelchair
• Two Picnic Tables
Visit length depends on how many people you have in your group and how many of the above activities you decide to participate in. Visits vary between 30-90 minutes, with an average visit of about 60 minutes.
For groups of 12 or more, please make arrangements in advance of your visit so Center staff can best accommodate your tour. To schedule your group tour, contact the Administrator at 641-652-3352, or email: TheAmericanGothicHouse@gmail.com. Please note that we are happy to schedule tours outside of our normal hours of operation with advance arrangement.
Schedule your group tour now!