Old Capitol Museum hosts educational programming in conjunction with our changing exhibits, topical themes, and our mission. Use this section to learn about our program series and see what's coming up.

old capitol roundtable

OLD CAPITOL ROUNDTABLE

Guest speakers on a range of topics related to current events, exhibits, & more. 

Staff picks

STAFF PICKS

UIPM staff shares things in collections they find special in this new digital series. 

my collections

MY COLLECTIONS

A collaborative exhibition series featuring personal collections of yours. 

museum weird

MUSEUM WEIRD

Our student-researched & produced podcast dives into all-things-museums. 

exhibition spotlight

EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT

Educational programs to illuminate an aspect of current, changing UIPM exhibits. 

connected for life

CONNECTED FOR LIFE

Object-based digital programming to foster active minds for senior living communities. 

Calendar

THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest promotional image

THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest

Friday, July 1, 2022 10:00am to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum
Friday, February 25th—precisely 175 years after the founding of the University of Iowa—on display through 2022. The Pentacrest Museums present a new, celebratory exhibition THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest in the Hanson Gallery of the Old Capitol Museum. Honoring the University's landmark anniversary, the exhibit explores various departments and happenings on the Pentacrest, then & now. What's the same? What has changed? Large format comparative photography, first-hand accounts from...
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THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest

Saturday, July 2, 2022 10:00am to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum
Friday, February 25th—precisely 175 years after the founding of the University of Iowa—on display through 2022. The Pentacrest Museums present a new, celebratory exhibition THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest in the Hanson Gallery of the Old Capitol Museum. Honoring the University's landmark anniversary, the exhibit explores various departments and happenings on the Pentacrest, then & now. What's the same? What has changed? Large format comparative photography, first-hand accounts from...
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THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest

Friday, July 8, 2022 10:00am to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum
Friday, February 25th—precisely 175 years after the founding of the University of Iowa—on display through 2022. The Pentacrest Museums present a new, celebratory exhibition THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest in the Hanson Gallery of the Old Capitol Museum. Honoring the University's landmark anniversary, the exhibit explores various departments and happenings on the Pentacrest, then & now. What's the same? What has changed? Large format comparative photography, first-hand accounts from...
THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest promotional image

THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest

Saturday, July 9, 2022 10:00am to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum
Friday, February 25th—precisely 175 years after the founding of the University of Iowa—on display through 2022. The Pentacrest Museums present a new, celebratory exhibition THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest in the Hanson Gallery of the Old Capitol Museum. Honoring the University's landmark anniversary, the exhibit explores various departments and happenings on the Pentacrest, then & now. What's the same? What has changed? Large format comparative photography, first-hand accounts from...
THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest promotional image

THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest

Friday, July 15, 2022 10:00am to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum
Friday, February 25th—precisely 175 years after the founding of the University of Iowa—on display through 2022. The Pentacrest Museums present a new, celebratory exhibition THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest in the Hanson Gallery of the Old Capitol Museum. Honoring the University's landmark anniversary, the exhibit explores various departments and happenings on the Pentacrest, then & now. What's the same? What has changed? Large format comparative photography, first-hand accounts from...
THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest promotional image

THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest

Saturday, July 16, 2022 10:00am to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum
Friday, February 25th—precisely 175 years after the founding of the University of Iowa—on display through 2022. The Pentacrest Museums present a new, celebratory exhibition THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest in the Hanson Gallery of the Old Capitol Museum. Honoring the University's landmark anniversary, the exhibit explores various departments and happenings on the Pentacrest, then & now. What's the same? What has changed? Large format comparative photography, first-hand accounts from...
THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest promotional image

THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest

Friday, July 22, 2022 10:00am to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum
Friday, February 25th—precisely 175 years after the founding of the University of Iowa—on display through 2022. The Pentacrest Museums present a new, celebratory exhibition THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest in the Hanson Gallery of the Old Capitol Museum. Honoring the University's landmark anniversary, the exhibit explores various departments and happenings on the Pentacrest, then & now. What's the same? What has changed? Large format comparative photography, first-hand accounts from...
THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest promotional image

THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest

Saturday, July 23, 2022 10:00am to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum
Friday, February 25th—precisely 175 years after the founding of the University of Iowa—on display through 2022. The Pentacrest Museums present a new, celebratory exhibition THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest in the Hanson Gallery of the Old Capitol Museum. Honoring the University's landmark anniversary, the exhibit explores various departments and happenings on the Pentacrest, then & now. What's the same? What has changed? Large format comparative photography, first-hand accounts from...
THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest promotional image

THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest

Friday, July 29, 2022 10:00am to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum
Friday, February 25th—precisely 175 years after the founding of the University of Iowa—on display through 2022. The Pentacrest Museums present a new, celebratory exhibition THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest in the Hanson Gallery of the Old Capitol Museum. Honoring the University's landmark anniversary, the exhibit explores various departments and happenings on the Pentacrest, then & now. What's the same? What has changed? Large format comparative photography, first-hand accounts from...
THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest promotional image

THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest

Saturday, July 30, 2022 10:00am to 5:00pm
Old Capitol Museum
Friday, February 25th—precisely 175 years after the founding of the University of Iowa—on display through 2022. The Pentacrest Museums present a new, celebratory exhibition THEN & NOW: 175 Years on the Pentacrest in the Hanson Gallery of the Old Capitol Museum. Honoring the University's landmark anniversary, the exhibit explores various departments and happenings on the Pentacrest, then & now. What's the same? What has changed? Large format comparative photography, first-hand accounts from...

The Pentacrest Museums value intercampus collaborations across all disciplines. Our educational scope has a far reach and we do our best work when collaborating. Have an idea for a programming collaboration?
Let us know!