Polk County Conservation

Christmas in July Bus Tour

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Journey to Algona and explore the historic POW museum and the internationally known Nativity Scene built during WW II. Learn the story of the German officer who built a nativity scene out of mud in the fall of 1944. We will also tour the Agriculture and Motorsports museum featuring the Benschoter Train Station. Our final stop will be a tour of the nature inspired Water’s Edge Nature Center.

Fee: $65 per person, includes transportation, meals and tour fees. Depart from Wal-Mart NW parking lot, Grimes, IA

Registration Deadline: July 2. To register, click here.

Registration opens on March 30, 2019 at 8:00am.

Cancellation Policy: Reservations are fully refundable prior to registration deadline.  After the trip deadline registration may be refunded less the $10 cancellation fee if space can be filled.

Waiting List: A waiting list will be started when the initial trip is full.  The waiting list gives an indication of interest and is utilized if initial trip participants cancel

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Administration Office
12130 NW 128th St
Granger, IA 50109

P: (515) 323-5300
F: (515) 323-5354

Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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