Answered By: UNI Rod Library Museums
Last Updated: May 13, 2020     Views: 6

The mission of The University of Northern Iowa Museum is to serve as an academic resource with the purpose of supporting the independent pursuit of knowledge of UNI students, researchers, and the general public, through ongoing research, innovative exhibits, diverse collections, and alignment with academic positioning.

The UNI Museum is located on the 1st floor of the Rod Library. See more information at:


1227 West 27th Street
Cedar Falls, IA 50614

Hours are as follows:

UNI Museum Research Center: Mon-Fri (8am - 5pm) by appointment

Center for Rural Schools: Monday - Friday (9am -4pm)

Culture Lab: By appointment. Call 319-273-2188 or email

Exhibit Hall Hours: Refer to Exhibit Hours on Rod Library website

Marshall Center School (one-room schoolhouse on campus): By appointment. Call 319-273-2188 or email