Collections Donation Form

In order to avoid duplication of collecting efforts by other historical organizations within Story County, Ames History Museum defines its area of responsibility as the city of Ames and its immediate vicinity from the prehistoric era to the present.

If you have an artifact that you would like to donate please fill out the form below or contact our Collections Manager, Carly at  Consider sending photo(s) of the object as well. Objects are considered for our collection based on relevancy, size, condition, age, and interest.