Whether it is a lifetime or just a day, we hope you will: Explore, Stay, Do Clay! In Clay County, Iowa, our secret is ourselves. With the BEST hidden treasures around, you will find that fun is what we do, sites are what we have, and memories are what we make them!
Tuesday 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 10am - 8pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 3pm
Closed Sundays & Mondays.
Available in the Gallery Gift Shop: Wild Wood - Wood Turning
Perry Polson's handmade wood creations are available in the AOG Gift Shop.
Check out www.wildwoodturning.com for more info.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: 10am - 4pm
Thursday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday: 10am - 3pm
Sunday: 12pm - 4pm
No matter what your event, the Clay County Regional Events Center is your place!
Clay County Parks, where hospitality is reality!
Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Enjoy a local Clay County wine on the beautiful deck overlooking the countryside.
Their wine list ranges from sweet wines to dark reds.
- Western memorabilia
- Indian artifacts
- hunting & fishing displays
- mounted wildlife
- Military items from 1700s - WWII
And MUCH more!
Open by appointment or chance. Free will offering.
The place to have your next event! Banquets, wedding receptions, seminars, conferences, meetings, concerts, dances, and anything you can imagine!
Reverend and Mrs. Parker, along with a group of county citizens, established the Parker Historical Society in 1960. Managed by the Parker Historical Society of Clay County.
Open weekdays by appointment.
This house was purchased by Peterson Heritage in August of 2000. Since then Heritage has worked on restoration and improvements with the majority of exterior improvements being done around 2006 (Peterson Heritage, Inc.).
The Prairie Heritage Center provides environmental education, as it relates to the prairie and the region!!
Prairie Heritage Center Hours:
Wednesday – Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 1:00pm - 4:00pm
The Rock Forest School was one of the first frame schoolhouses in Clay County. With past memorabilia, the schoolhouse brings you back in time.
Inside, visitors will find school house items and community information about Royal's businesses, churches, and schools that were formally located in the town. Open by appointment. Call City Hall for details.
Entire fun for the whole FAMILY!!!