Walnut School

1910 290th Street, Washington
Washington County
Eastern Touring Area

In use: 1940s – 1950s

Directions: Go south from Washington on Hwy. 1 until you come to 290th St. Turn east and go approximately 1/4 mile. The school is on the south side of the road.

Hours: By appointment only

Washington County Historical Society
P.O. Box 924
Washington, Iowa 52353

    School classification(s)

  • Some work has been done to preserve the school.
  • The school is maintained as a museum.
  • Students are brought to the school for history programs.
  • The school is used as a community center for meetings.

See recent photos in the Iowa One Room Schools blog.