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Thursday, July 18
History at High Noon: Flight 232
12:05 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum
Presenter Matt Anderson, Curator of History, will take a look back at July 19, 1989 United Airlines Flight 232, a McDonnell Douglas DC-10 airliner carrying 296 passengers and crew, crash-landed at the Sioux Gateway Airport.


Extended hours for Downtown LIVE on the Museum Plaza 

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The Sioux City Public Museum will be open until 8 p.m. July 19 and 26. For a listing of concerts visit


Sunday, July 21
Celebrating 100 Years of Municipal Bands Exhibit tour
1:00 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum


Tuesday, July 23
The War of the Saints Book Discussion
6:30 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum
Jorge Amado's, The War of the Saints, was published in 1993 (English translation 1995). Amado was one of the best-known Brazilian writers (1912-2001) whose extensive work has been popularized in film and television. His novels focused on life in the eastern Brazilian state of Bahia and won him international acclaim. In The War of the Saints, a holy icon of Saint Barbara of Thunder bound for a museum exhibition comes to life and disappears within the city. The novel is an exuberant tale set in the city of Bahia amid the sights and sounds of carnival. Participants are encouraged to pre-register for the book discussion and purchase a copy of the book for $5 at the Museum. Held in conjunction with the exhibit: Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints: Popular Art of the Northeast of Brazil.

 Thursday, July 25
Kid's Thursdays*
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum
Fee: $1 per child per session. Geared to families with young children. Adults and children will explore hands-on learning activity centers.


Tuesday, August 6
A visit with IPTV’s Dan Wardell and an IPTV character
11:00 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum
Story time and adventure. An opportunity for photographs will be available at the end of each session. FREE!


Thursday, August 8
Bandits & Heroes Exhibit Tour
12:05 p.m. at the Sioux City Public Museum
Led by Curator of History Matt Anderson, the tour will give additional insight into the history behind the Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints exhibit.


Sioux City Public Museum

Tuesday – Saturday

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.


(712) 279-6174


607 4th Street

Sioux City, IA 51101




Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. daily

Closed New Year’s, Easter,

Thanksgiving and Christmas


(712) 279-0198


1000 Larsen Park Road

Sioux City, IA 51103