News & Events
Monthly Board Meeting
October 06, 2014 - Monthly board meeting at 6pm
September 27, 2014 - The museum will be open from 1pm until the parade starts and 1 hour after the parade ends. Come on in!
Museum Garage Sale
September 20, 2014 - Several non historically significant items will be offered at the Historical Society's garage sale from 8-12 West door. Items to include: old desk, work benches, tables, items from the gift shop.
Replica Barn Reciept
September 01, 2014 - On display in the hobby room is Eleanor Lawshe's dolls she has collected from around the world. Please come in to enjoy them.
Greater Shenandoah Historical Society
800 W. Sheridan Ave, Shenandoah, IA 51601
Tuesday through Friday 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
The Greater Shenandoah Historical Society is a non-profit, educational institution dedicated to the collection, preservation, presentation and interpretation of significant historical information and artifacts from the western half of Page County, Iowa and the eastern third of Fremont County, Iowa.
The Greater Shenandoah Historical Society recognizes its position as the principal historical organization for the Shenandoah area and its role as advocate of area history. The Society believes history is an essential part of the fabric and identity of the area, and holds the following institutional values:
Love of History
The love of history drives the Society in its attempt to collect, preserve, store and display the history of the greater Shenandoah area.
Through preservation, the Society aims to retain knowledge of Shenandoah’s past and make it accessible to those interested in the area’s rich history
Rediscovery of the Past
Access to the area’s history allows those interested in the area to rediscover and relive their own pasts.
Education and Understanding
The Society aims to help educate its visitors, to promote a deeper understanding of the Greater Shenandoah area and its history, and to give the visitors a fuller appreciation of all the area has to offer.
Board of Directors
Ron Oestmann - President
Pat Perkins - Vice President
Linda Haldane - Treasurer
Toni Graham - Secretary
John Greenleaf- Building
Pat Aust- Sites & Tours
Dick Hunt- Sites & Tours
Jeannine Liljedahl- Program
Elinor Sharp- School House
Lucille Mathis- School House