Family All Ages

June 12 - July 31

Now In A Box!

Our annual family event with crafts, games, and exploration is transitioning to an “In a Box” option for purchase due to our 2020 season closure.

Two different box options are available designed for different ages:

Half-Pint (6-10 year olds)
Silhouette portraits
Yarn doll
Buzz saw toy
Thaumatrope
Ball in Cup game

Frontier Explorers (10+)
Build your own birdhouse
Make your own journal
Beanbags
Chalk
Historic game instructions

Options and Pricing:

Half-Pint Sibling Box (supplies for 2 people)
$20 MCHS Members
$25 non-members

Half-Pint Family Box (supplies for 4 people)
$40 MCHS Members
$50 non-members

*Frontier Explorers Box
$15 MCHS Members
$20 non-members

*Due to the weight of materials, this box will only be sold with materials for one person. Multiple orders are allowed, but the boxes will not be consolidated. 

Available thru July 31.

A Note to Photographers

Please call our Director Margaret at 641-672-2989 or email her at curator@nelsonpioneer.org to get permission to come take photographs of the property. This is not an open site and permission is necessary so we can let our property caretaker know.