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308 South Pennsylvania Ave.
Mason City, IA 50401

Open Hours:
Music Man Square will open to the public by appointment only April 1st 2021. Please contact staff to schedule your visit via phone and email.

Phone: 641-424-2852

Office Hours:
Tuesday - Friday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Closed Holidays


  • 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.

Tours Include:
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

Tour Groups:
We welcome bus tour groups of all ages, including school groups.
For tour reservations (groups of 12 persons or more)
Please contact us in advance at:
641-424-2852    or   Contact Us

The Music Man Square will open for touring by appointment only April 1st 2021