Hours of Operation

Free Admission!

Monday - Friday

8:00am - 4:00pm


Open by Appointment

Please note: Tours of the Leland and McIntosh cabins are currently unavailable while preservation work is performed. We estimate tours will resume Summer 2024.

Closed on Major Holidays


The Shelby County Historical Museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in 1964. This four building complex is located at 1805 Morse Avenue Harlan, Iowa 51537.

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