The Johnston Iowa Historical Society maintains a beautiful Museum
in a century old house just west of the Johnston Library

[Museum, Windmill and Barn]
Click on this photo to see more photos of the Museum and Barn.


The Johnston (Station) Historical Society wishes to thank the following businesses and individuals
who helped with the "2017 Crop in the Barn" fundraising to help maintain the Museum:

Carey Stover
Texas Roadhouse
Memory Bound
Allie Marchetti, Lilla Rose Stylist
Jethro's BBQ n' Pork Chop Grill
Casey's General Stores
Hy-Vee Johnston
Piney Ridge Greenhouse
Legends American Grill
Victoria's Cleaners
Taylored Expressions
LaJames International College
Adara Salon & Spa
Trostel's Greenbriar Restaurant & Bar


Museum Hours

Starting April 2017 through November 2017

The Museum will be open from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on the second Sunday of the Month
or by appointment (515) 331-0687

If the telephone is not working, please send an email to jshs@q.com and we will contact you as soon as possible.

The Simpson Barn

The Simpson Barn is a restored barn located at 6169 Northglenn Drive. The barn can be rented for your special event. For information call the Johnston Parks Department at (515) 727-8091.


If you have ever lived, worked or gone to school in Johnston, Iowa you are a part of its unique history. Please join the Johnston (Station) Historical Society.

New members of all ages, who want to learn and help record the past and present history of the area, are always welcome.

To learn more, write:
Johnston (Station) Historical Society
6161 Northglenn Drive
Johnston, Iowa 50131
Or call: (515) 331-0687
Or send us an email: jshs@q.com