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Bonaparte Pottery National Historic Archaeological Site
411 1st St.
Bonaparte, IA 52620
Established in 1865, the pottery produced a variety of stoneware until 1896. Archaeological digging continues and several original pieces have been found. Take a fascinating guided tour through Iowa’s only remaining pottery site and then visit the gallery and museum with a wide range of unique pottery. Historically exact pieces available from the 1875 molds.