• Sign on the wall with Hoover 150: A Birthday Celebration logo

    Members Get Advanced Look at Hoover 150 Exhibit

    On May 16, our members had VIP access to get an early peek at a special exhibit, that celebrates Herbert and Lou Henry .....

    Published On: May 31st, 2024Categories: Events, Library and Museum, Membership
  • Alexander Hoover awarding medals to Hoover-Ball competitors.

    Continuing the Hoover-Ball Tradition

    What’s Hoover’s Hometown Days without the Hoover-Ball National Championship? This participation in an activity rooted i.....

    Published On: May 17th, 2024Categories: Events, History
  • Belgian dignitaries in Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum

    Belgian Dignitary Visit

    On Friday, April 26, the Hoover Presidential Foundation hosted three Belgian dignitaries at the Hoover Campus. We were j.....

    Published On: May 10th, 2024Categories: Events
  • Main Street West Branch

    Historic Main Street West Branch

    The focus on West Branch, Iowa is typically directed toward the Herbert Hoover Library and Museum and Herbert Hoover Nat.....

    Published On: May 3rd, 2024Categories: Uncategorized
  • Belgian flour sack

    The Wonderful History of the Belgian Flour Sacks

    When one thinks of art, the common images that would come to people’s minds would likely include painting on a canvas, .....

    Published On: April 24th, 2024Categories: Library and Museum
  • a wide shot of the newer carillon at the While visiting the Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, you may have heard the sound of bells playing music. Whether it’s The Stars at Stripes Forever at noon or holiday tunes in December, you likely paused and wondered about its source. Those sounds ringing through the town of West Branch come from the carillon located on the second floor of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum

    The Source of That Music at the Library and Museum

    While visiting the Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, you may have heard the sound of bells playing music. Whether.....

    Published On: April 4th, 2024Categories: Library and Museum, Uncategorized
  • Photo of Iowa House of Representatives chambers

    Iowa Legislators Recognized for Uncommon Public Service Award

    State Representative Ako Abdul-Samad and State Senator Dan Dawson were recognized as the 2024 recipients of the Herbert.....

    Published On: April 2nd, 2024Categories: Awards