Season dates and hours

The Mahanay Bell Tower is now open weekends in May and daily starting Memorial Day weekend.  

Memorial Day – September 30 – open daily from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturdays & Sundays in May & October open from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Available for tours by appointment by calling The Welcome Center at Thomas Jefferson Gardens at 515-386-2155

Cost is $3/adults and FREE to youth 18 yrs. and under courtesy of Lois and Dean McAtee Trust.