Sitelist for the Maasdam Barns

2000 South Main Street, Fairfield, Iowa

Pages on this website

Home Page - Where you start

      The outdoor sign depicting Louis D'Or - Oct 2011

      The lane to the barns

      Events at the Barns

What are the Maasdam Barns? - Descriptions and photo essays of the barns

      The Outdoor Sign - about the Maasdam Barns

      Then & Now - photo comparison

      Farmstead photos - Feb & Nov 2009

      Farmstead photos - Summer 2007

      Farmstead photos - Winter, Dec 2007

      Archeological dig article - Aug 2007

      Draft horses at work - 2004 & 2011

      Family Photos - taken in the 20's or 30's by the Maasdam family

      Importance of Barns - by Keith Shafer

      Historic Study - history, photos and diagrams of the barns and the old farmhouses, prepared for the Iowa DOT in 2002 (PDF)

      Long view of the barns - Feb 22, 2009

   Find us (maps) - Where we are located, directions, a map of the farmstead

   History - History of the Maasdam Barns Project

      Then & Now - photo comparison

      About the Farmstead - by Keith Shafer

   Contact us & Donations - How you can contribute and contact us

Museum & Visitors Center - Displays and Information

      Museum & Visitors Center Open House - Oct 7 & 8, 2011

      Display Installation - in the Museum & Visitors Center

      Renovation in 2011 - How a house became a Museum & Visitors Center

      Renovation in 2010

      Renovation in 2009

      How the Museum & Visitors Center got here - the big move

        More photos of the house move - expanded report

      The lane to the barns

   Stallion Barn

      Then & Now - Stallion Barn photo comparison

      A description, drawings and signs - of the Stallion Barn

      Open House - Oct 7 & 8, 2011

      Take a tour through the barn - Fall 2009

      Exterior & interior photos - Fall 2008

      Exterior & interior photos - July 2007

   Mare Barn

      Then & Now - Mare Barn photo comparison

      A description, drawings and signs - of the Mare Barn

      Open House - Oct 7 & 8, 2011

      Summer 2011 - Volunteer work

      New cupola is finished -- Feb 2009

      Sign reproduces the original -- Nov 2008

      Working on the barn -- Oct 11, 2008

      Progress -- Sept 2008

      New Roofing -- Jan 2008

      Exterior & interior photos -- Jul 2007

   Show Barn

      Then & Now - Show Barn photo comparison

      A description, drawings and signs - of the Show Barn

      Open House - Oct 7 & 8, 2011

      Volunteers work on Show Barn - May 2011

      New Show Barn roof & cupola - Jan 2011

      Interior photos -- Sept 2009

      Comparison and exterior photos -- Sept 2009

      Volunteers work on the Show Barn -- Oct 2008

      Exterior & interior photos -- July 2007

   Outbuildings

      Chickens move in - Photos

      Chicken Coop History - Photos

      The Shed - Photos

      Garage and windmill - More photos

      Feed station and water trough - More photos

      The Maasdam Home - which burned in 1933

      The new Storage Barn - constructed in late 2015.

   Exhibits & Displays - that you will find at the Maasdam Barns Farmstead

      A working Louden Litter Carrier - on display

      Learn about Louden stanchions - on display

      An early Louden hay carrier - on display

      Original Tourney wagon - on display

      Draft Horses at work - occasionally

News & Updates - What is new at the Maasdam Barns

      Videos at the Barns by Leon - Aug 14, 2016

      New storage barn built - Sept 24, 2015

      150th Anniversary-First national Bank - Aug 13, 2015

      Museum Crawl - June 14, 2014

      Quilt Project - Oct 29, 2013

      Chickens Move into the Chicken Coop - May, 2013

      Snow Storm - Feb 24, 2012

      Volunteer of the Year - Dec 2011

      Open House - Oct 7 & 8, 2011

      Then & Now - photo comparison

      Progress in Sept, 2011

      McCombs Lane, Sept, 2011

      Welcome Center exhibits, Sept 2011

      Progress in Jul & Aug, 2011

      Progress as of June 11, 2011

      Progress as of May 14, 2011

      Progress as of April 2011

      New Show Barn roof & cupola - Jan 2011

      Newspaper story - about our restoration (Jan 2011)

      Infrastructure Construction - Oct 2010

      Painting the Storage Garage - Sept 2010

      The outdoor sign depicting Louis D'Or - Sept 2010

   Friends of the Barns - How you can help

Fairfield Links - Links of interest about Fairfield

Site List - (This page) - A list of webpages on this website

Louden Machinery Company Tour - Link to the Louden Tour website

Jefferson County Supervisors - Link to the Supervisors website

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Updated 09-23-16.

 

 

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