Explore Our Rich History

Heritage History

Take a step back in time at the historic Harker House.

Explore Our Rich History

Historic structures and attractions are preserved for today’s history buffs!

Buena Vista Historical Society

The Pioneer Main Street and the authentic 1870s log house are a step back in time and a peek into the area’s rich history.

Santa’s Castle

It’s Christmas every day in Storm Lake’s historic Carnegie Library. Santa’s Castle is one of the largest displays of antique, animated Christmas characters.

The Harker House

Beautifully restored Victorian homes grace many tree-lined streets of Storm Lake, but none are more impressive than the Harker House. Visit this restored, historic home furnished with the Harker family’s original furniture and photos.

Living Heritage Tree Museum

Over fifty “famous” trees provide a unique connection to history from around the world. Stroll through Sunset Park for inspiration and relaxation. 

Click below for a full list of trees that shaded famous folks and historic events.

Learn More about Storm Lake United.


  • (712) 732.3780
  • (800) 752.4692


  • 119 W 6th St - PO Box 584
  • Storm Lake, IA 50588