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Garst Historic Farmhouse

Relax and take a step back in time (with all the modern conveniences) in the Roswell and Elizabeth Garst Historic Farmhouse site of the 1959 Cold War visit by Soviet Premiere Khrushchev. Spend the night in one of the six rooms of this historic house, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, or rent the whole house for a family getaway. Check-in is at 3pm and check-out is at 11am.


Subject to occupancy, guests may visit each of the individual rooms which are full of antiques and historical photographs.

ADDRESS: 1390 Hwy 141, Coon Rapids, IA 50058



  • Picnic table, lawn chairs, bonfire ring nearby

  • Fully-equipped kitchen with stove, refrigerator, microwave, coffee pot, charcoal grill, dishes and utensils

  • Air conditioning, linens & towels

  • WiFi available

  • No pets allowed

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