Beginning July 1, 2020, our hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. The last admission to the home is at 4 p.m. Tours must be booked online 48 hours in advance.
Here is what to expect upon your arrival:
Once inside the home, you will have three ways to enjoy the Historic General Dodge House:
After your tour, you may return to your car or to the Beresheim House to shop. During your visit, don't hesitate to ask questions.
You are our guest and we want you to enjoy yourself! Feel free to call the Dodge House ahead of time at 712-322-2406 or email us at email@example.com if you have any questions or need special accommodations. We look forward to your visit.
605 South 3rd Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
This three-story, 14-room, lavish Victorian home was built in 1869 by General Grenville M. Dodge, a Civil War veteran and the "greatest railroad builder of all time." The home is historically authentic. The home is open for tours Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The last tour of the day begins at 4 p.m.
In December, in addition to their regular hours, the home is also open until 8 p.m. on Thursday and on Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. The home is closed in January and on government holidays.
Hours of Operation
Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Hours may be subject to change. The Council Bluffs CVB recommends contacting the business to confirm hours.