308 South Pennsylvania Ave.
Mason City, IA 50401
Friday - Saturday
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
or by appointment
Tuesday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
- Adults-- $10
- Students through age 18-- $5
- Age 6 and under-- Free
The admission price of $10.00 (adults) or $5.00 students includes the 1912 Streetscape, The Meredith Willson Museum, and the Meredith Willson Boyhood Home. Ice cream at our old-fashioned ice cream parlor is extra. Complimentary admission for driver(s) and escorts(s) for groups of 25 or more.
1912 Streetscape: A studio replica from the Warner Brothers Movie “The Music Man”
The Meredith Willson Museum: a lifelong catalog of achievements and work from Meredith Willson as well as a stunning exhibit on loan from the National Music Museum in Vermillion, South Dakota portraying the History of American Musical Instruments
Meredith Willson Boyhood Home: The restored early 1900’s home where Meredith Willson was born and raised.
Madison Park: A beautiful backdrop mural depicting Madison Park from “The Music Man” as well as the ceiling display of the “76 Trombones”.
Don’t forget to get a cool treat from the old- fashioned ice cream parlor
or visit Mrs. Paroo’s Gift shop for your souvenirs