Travel Journals

Read about our journey through Iowa
Devon's Journal
Austin's Journal

State Flag and Seal


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State Bird, Flower, Tree


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State Quarter


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All pictures are from:
Clark, Robert E., and Malcolm J. Rohrbough. "Iowa." World Book Student. World Book, 2010. Web. 29 April 2010.

Other Information:

State Capital
Des Moines, Iowa

Historical Sites
Sanford Museum
The Amana Colonies
Old Fort Madison

Highest point
Hawkeyes Point-1,670 feet

Lowest point
junction of the Mississippi and 480 feet

State or National Park
Springbrook Park
Maquoketa Cave State Park
Ledges State Park

Famous People
Grant Wood
Donna Reed

College or University
Drake University
Iowa State University

Professional Sporting Event
Hawkeyes Football
Hawkeyes Basketball

Large Cities
Des Monies
Sioux City
Cedar Rapids
Water Loo

Average Temperature
July:71 Degrees Fahrenheit
January:19 Degrees Fahrenheit
Average Precipitation:32in.

Other Points Of Interest
John Deere factory
Adair county