Amana Colonies Amana Colonies

Amana ColoniesAmana Colonies

Arts & Culture

The traditional Amana culture still thrives vividly throughout our community. The Amana Colonies are home to a flourishing artistic community rooted in both local and regional influences. Explore the traditional Amana art forms our local artisans still practice such as woodworking, willow basketry and needlework.

Peruse our art galleries offering original paintings, hand-colored print etchings, decorative ceramics and much more. Familiarize yourself with Amana culture by visiting the Amana Heritage Museum located in a 19th century schoolhouse or enjoy live entertainment at one of our multiple venues throughout the year. The unique culture in the Amana Colonies is one for the whole family to enjoy.

Don't just flip through a magazine, Walk through one!

319-622-3627

103 220th Trail, P.O. Box 204, South Amana

Mon. - Sat. 9:30 - 5:00, Sunday 11- 4:00

Fern Hill Gifts and Quilts has a unique and inviting collection of Handmade Iowa quilts, antique quilts, fabric and Stephanie Brandenburg and Frond Design Studios fabrics, architectural antiques, antique furniture, gifts, cards, home decorating, garden, florals, sweets and beverages. There…

2009 Top Ten Quilt Shop!

319-622-3887

614 46th Avenue, Amana

Mon - Sat 9-5 Sunday 11-4

Owner Chris Davies and her staff invite you to experience Heritage Designs, a destination for quilters, stitchers and those who love the needle arts. Heritage Designs Quilting & Needlework was established in 1976 and is located in a renovated old…

Historic General Store operated by the Amana Heritage Society

319-622-3232, 319-622-3567

1308 G Street, High Amana

Saturday 10-5

Established back in communal days in 1857, the store's exterior and interior have remained virtually unchanged all these years. The original tin ceiling, wooden floor, and glass-topped display cases still remain. Throughout the store are charming reminders of the good…

Norway's baseball tradition grew into 20 state championships, and many college, semi-pro and professional baseball players came from this small community. This museum features the history of baseball, championship trophies, major league players from the community, other major league players,…

The Michele Maring Miller Studio Gallery features the works of watercolorist Miller, and the photography and mixed media work of her two daughters. Experience the Amana Colonies through the brush strokes and lens of this talented family. Also featuring pottery…

Willkommen! Visit our award winning artist at work in her spacious and peaceful studio and gallery. Located in 1871 sandstone meeting haus in the center of the village. Small room of antiques.

Mini-Americana is the largest known collection of 1/12 scale miniature replicas built by one man, woodworker Henry Moore (1911-1983). Following a scale of one inch to one foot, Mini-Americana is a unique display of over 200 miniatures that depict the…

The Old Creamery Theatre Main Stage

The Old Creamery Theatre is a live, professional, nonprofit theatre company founded in 1971. Dramas, Comedies, Musicals, Childrens Theatre, and more! We have shows almost every Wednesday through Sunday of the year! Something for everyone!

(319) 622-6262

39 - 38th Avenue, Amana

Monday - Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

The Old Creamery Theatre is dedicated to performing high-quality, live professional theatre for audiences of all ages and interests. The company offers a wide variety of plays each season, as well as many different educational opportunities. Featuring approximately 200 performances…

Opa's Tractor Barn Museum features Minneapolis-Moline Tractors, Machinery, Agricultural  Memorabilia, Barnyard in Miniature and more. Play with Amana Colonies' Largest Bowling Ball Run! Located in the Historic West Amana Horse Barn, built in 1883 with hand-pegged Chestnut beams.

Enjoy the company of Family, Friends, Co-workers or a Couple Paint when you join us in an (about) three hour long how-to session painting event. Check event listings or call us to schedule studio time. Parties for Adults, Children or Families.

319-560-1276

612 45th Ave, Ama

Check our the Events Calendar for Scheduled Events. Private parties by Appointment Only

[gallery ids="39376,38116,40210"] Paint & A Paint is Amana’s only paint and byob studio where you can do step-by-step painting in a very fun, stress-free atmosphere. An entertainment-style art class. Evening classes involve music and fun with old friends and new -  interspersed…

/mnt/disks/ff015p-vhosts/www.amanacolonies.com/www/wp-content/themes/Directory-child/taxonomy-listingcategory.php