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Contact the Library

Museum of Danish America Genealogy Center
4210 Main Street
PO Box 249
Elk Horn, Iowa 51531-0249

Genealogical inquiries:  (English)  genealogy@danishmuseum.org, (dansk) librarian@danishmuseum.org
Donations of books and family materials, tours and speaking engagements:  contact  Library Manager  Michele McNabb

May - October
Tuesday-Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm 
Saturday, 10:00am - 5:00pm

November - April 
Tuesday-Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Admission:  free to museum members; $5 for non-members

Visitors are always welcome, but if you wish research assistance we strongly urge you to make an appointment in advance. 

Note: The Genealogy Center is located on Main Street, 5 doors up from the intersection where you turn to go to the museum.

Museum departments are closed on New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving & Christmas.