Town settled by dutch. The town stills shows its Dutch heritage via windmills, tulips and the annual tulip time festival. try the Pella Bologna for a treat!
Town with large Mennonite population (like Amish). Many still live without electricity or cars. The town contains shops and museums. Shown is the Historical vilage museum.
Native American Mounds built in Animal (effigy) shapes. This is the largest remaining collection of these effigy mounds and include some of the largest mounds found.
Iowa does not boast many famous citizens. But when John Wayne is from your state who else do you need!
The State Capitol in Des Moines (speak: De Moin) is definately worth a visit! There are guided tours that I found quite interesting.
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