Events

Authentic Traditional Communal Amana Dinner

01-Jan-2018

Any date, by special reservation for groups of 15 or more.
Contact us to make a reservation


Enjoy a three course dinner of appetizers, main course, and dessert featuring traditional Amana communal kitchen favorites. Served in one of the Amana Heritage Society's historical buildings. Special programs can be included. Call the Amana Heritage Museum at 319-622-3567 or email amanaheritage@southslope.net for pricing and to make arrangements.

WWI Exhibit Opening

05-Apr-2018

5-7 pm

1918: Pacifistic Patriots of the Amana Society During World War I

Exhibit featuring artwork done by local artists as part of the Amana Heritage Society and Amana Arts Guild's collaborative project to commemorate the Amana Boys who served in WWI. The Open House will be taking place at BOTH the Amana Heritage Museum AND the Amana Arts Guild in High Amana from 5-7. Make sure to visit both locations to see the entire exhibit!

Exhibit on display at the Amana Heritage Museum through October 31.

May Communal Kitchen Dinner

25-May-2018

$25 per person

Menu
Fleischküchele (Swabian meat patties)
Himmel und Erde (Crumbed mashed potatoes)
Grüne Schnittbohnen (creamy green beans)
Matte (cottage cheese with chives)
Gummersalad (cucumber salad)
Brot und Butter (bread and butter)

Nachtisch (dessert)
It will be a surprise!

Water, decaf coffee, lemonade


Participate in Amana’s original dining experience at the Communal Kitchen Museum. Enjoy traditional Amana recipes and a short program. 1003 26th Ave, Middle Amana. Reservations and prepayment are required. Questions? Call 319-622-3567 or email amanaheritage@southslope.net.

June Communal Kitchen Dinner

08-Jun-2018

$25 per person

Participate in Amana’s original dining experience at the Communal Kitchen Museum. Enjoy traditional Amana recipes and a short program. 1003 26th Ave, Middle Amana. Reservations and prepayment are required. Questions? Call 319-622-3567 or email amanaheritage@southslope.net. Purchase tickets on our online store at https://amanaheritage.ecrater.com/p/30692795/june-communal-kitchen-dinner

Wurstfest

16-Jun-2018

Potato Pancakes
11am-7pm

We will be at the Market Barn selling our famous potato pancakes and other treats.

July Communal Kitchen Dinner

06-Jul-2018

$25 per person

Participate in Amana’s original dining experience at the Communal Kitchen Museum. Enjoy traditional Amana recipes and a short program. Dinner will be served at 6:30 P.M. 1003 26th Ave, Middle Amana. Cost is $25 per person and reservations and prepayment are required.

Questions? Call 319-622-3567 or email amanaheritage@southslope.net.

You will be able to purchase tickets for this meal on our online store beginning June 4.

WWI Talk

26-Jul-2018

The Amana Boys go off to World War I

An evening of presentations about various World War I topics at the Amana Heritage Museum.

WWI Commemoration Picnic

04-Aug-2018

US Army Engineers-Amana Picnic Commemoration

Enjoy a picnic with family and friends and commemorate an event that occurred only once in Amana’s history.

August Communal Kitchen Dinner

10-Aug-2018

$25 per person

Participate in Amana’s original dining experience at the Communal Kitchen Museum. Enjoy traditional Amana recipes and a short program. 1003 26th Ave, Middle Amana. Cost is $25 per person and reservations and prepayment are required. Questions? Call 319-622-3567 or email amanaheritage@southslope.net. Purchase tickets on our online store at https://amanaheritage.ecrater.com/

September Communal Kitchen Dinner

07-Sep-2018

$25 per person

Participate in Amana’s original dining experience at the Communal Kitchen Museum. Enjoy traditional Amana recipes and a short program. 1003 26th Ave, Middle Amana. Cost is $25 per person and reservations and prepayment are required. Questions? Call 319-622-3567 or email amanaheritage@southslope.net. Purchase tickets on our online store at https://amanaheritage.ecrater.com/

Annual Harvest Dinner and Silent Auction

14-Sep-2018

5:30 P.M.

$25 per person

Join us for our Annual Harvest Dinner and Silent Auction! This year's dinner is scheduled for Friday, September 14, 2018, at the Price Creek Event Center in Amana. This event once again promises to be a great time, with appetizers, a delicious dinner, live music, and of course the silent auction of wonderful arts, crafts, services, and experiences donated by local individuals and businesses. This year's event is very special as it is the Amana Heritage Society's 50th Anniversary.

Doors open at 5:30 with dinner at 7:00 P.M. 

Dinner tickets are $25 each

In conjunction, the Amana Heritage Society is holding a raffle featuring a grand prize of Amana Society, Inc gift certificates. Raffle tickets are $100 and include two dinner admissions. Raffle winners will be drawn after the dinner.

Raffle and dinner tickets can be purchased from any Amana Heritage Society board member or at the museum office. Phone 319-622-3567 or email us at amanaheritage@southslope.net for information.

Oktoberfest

06-Oct-2018

The Amana Heritage Society will sell their famous potato pancakes along with bratwurst and currywurst on Saturday, October 6 during Amana's Oktoberfest.

Prelude to Christmas

30-Nov-2018

Amana Heritage Museum’s Special Exhibit: A Century of Dolls and Toys at Christmastime

 This special exhibit was created for the holiday season.  The museum auditorium will be transformed into a child’s dream with over 150 collectible dolls from the 1890s to today plus lots of other fun toys and games.  Reminisce with your family about your Christmas past. 

Also, free registration at the High Amana General Store to win an authentic Erzgebirge-made German Christmas pyramid valued at $350. Drawing will be held on Sunday, December 2.

 Christmas pyramid