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Masonic Library and Museum

Address: 813 First Avenue S. E., Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Phone Number: (319) 365-1438
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Ranked #10 of 16 Attractions in Cedar Rapids
Type: Libraries, Museums
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Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Very helpful staff for Genealogy. We were able to search several records and microfiche. The archives are in the basement of the Masonic Lodge

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My brother is a former Grand Master for the State of Texas. I took him to the museum on one of his past visits. What an amazing museum and what exciting displays. I am a Mason myself but I can tell you we spent a couple of hours just looking at everything... Loved it!! as did my brother.

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Vinton, IA USA
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

A great collection of artifacts and books. I don't know when I would have time to read all the books, but great for referance.

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Palm Springs, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

This is what my kids always called it because nobody seemed to know about this treasure. There are military artifacts dating back to the early wars in America; shoes from all over the world/time; Egyptian artifacts; a buffalo head; complete samuri warrior armor; etc.

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