Plan a Visit


$7 Admission for those 18 and older to the Amana Heritage Museum, includes visits to the Communal Kitchen and Community Church Museum when they are open. Those under 18 years of age are free.

Group Rates

Special admission rates are available for groups of 10 or more persons. Contact us for group prices and reservations.

Information for visitors

Step-on Guide Service
We offer step-on guide service for motor coach groups visiting the Amana Colonies and our Heritage Sites.

Customized Group Tours
Groups can arrange walking tours of the Amana villages led by Amana Heritage Society guides. Tours can be customized for any group or event. 

Library & Archives
The Amana Heritage Museum research library contains works printed by the Community of True Inspiration and related volumes from the 18th century to the present. Letters and personal papers, genealogical records, and historical photographs provide abundant research sources. Library use is by appointment only. See Exhibits & Collections for more information.

The Amana Heritage Museum Book Store & Gift Shop
The museum book store offers a wide selection of books and gifts for adults and children related to Amana, Iowa history, American communal societies, and German culture.

Museum Business Office Hours:
Monday thru Friday, 9 a.m.– 4 p.m. Amana Colonies tourism information at: Web site includes tourism information, maps, listings of Amana shops, restaurants and lodging.