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Parks & Recreation Department

Northwest Recreation Center
1340 11th Street NW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52405

Phone: 319-286-5566, option 1
Fax: 319-538-0020
Weather Cancellation Hotline: 319-286-5700

Office Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

City Services Center (CSC)
500 15th Avenue SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404

Fax: 319-540-8843

Mon - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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Ushers Ferry Historic Village

Adventures Begin Here!
Cooking on a campfire is demonstrated.
Ushers Ferry Historic Village provides the citizens of Cedar Rapids and Eastern Iowa with a venue for family friendly activities, events and programs that build community from the historical perspective of a small Iowa town at the turn of the 20th century. Located on a ten acre site in beautiful Seminole Valley, Ushers Ferry features nine ADA accessible, historic buildings available to tour that depict life in a small Iowa town between the years of 1890 and 1910.
About Us
Admission and Directions

Programs and Events
Education/School Programs
Recreation Programs

Ushers Ferry Lodge as well as the gazebo, houses, and grounds are available to rent for receptions, weddings, parties, business events, and reunions.
Bonfire and Hayrack Rides
Lodge and Ground Rentals, Corporate Events

Public Tour Hours
June 3 - August 30, 2024 (Closed July 4)
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Admission: $4/Adult, $2/Youth, Free/Ages 5 & under

September 3 - October 25 (Closed Labor Day - September 2)
Monday - Friday, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Admission: $4/Adult, $2/Youth, Free/Ages 5 & under

Guided Tours 
Special fully-guided tours of Ushers Ferry are available for groups from May through October by appointment.

Contact Information
Ushers Ferry Historic Village
5925 Seminole Valley Trail NE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52411
Phone: 319-286-5763
Fax: 888-423-2122

Office Hours
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.


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