Harker House

Harker House silver is Victorian treasure

Every year the silver pieces in Storm Lake’s Harker House go drab and has to be polished. A dedicated group of volunteers gathers at the small mansion and rubs to a glow the silverware, pitchers, teapots, platters, candlesticks and an assortment of other fine accessories. “It’s fun!” says Carla Otto, one of the volunteers. She became acquainted with the historical […]

Harker House reopens

Harker House has reopened to the public and hours are Saturdays and Sundays from 2-3 p.m. from June through August. Special arrangements for larger groups can be scheduled by calling 712-732-3267. Tours take about one hour and cost is $5 per person, with children getting in for free. Come visit the 146-year-old home with mostly all original furnishings. Our Annual […]