The past returns when you enter the Carter House and its attached annex. The home built in the 1850’s by Henry & Ernest Carter is an 18-room Greek Revival mansion furnished in 19th century style.
Open Memorial Day through Sept 30: Saturday & Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Admission: Adults: $5.00, Children under 12: $2.00 School groups & Bus tour discounts available.During the off season, Contact Us to schedule a tour
Christmas Open House Friday evening before Thanksgiving 5pm - 9pm Museum Christmas HoursSaturday & Sunday 12pm - 4pm Thanksgiving through Christmas
The Carter House Museum is owned and operated by The Elkader Historical Society
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