A National Treasure Story
The National Pearl Button Museum @ The History and Industry Center proudly tells Muscatine’s story in becoming the Pearl Button Capital of the World. Today, Muscatine thrives through entrepreneurship and manufacturing. The museum thrives today with your support to collect, preserve and interpret local industrial and entrepreneurial history, highlighting the past, present and future of the Muscatine area.
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The labor strife in Muscatine was not unlike the labor strife across the nation at the time. On...
We are living in the midst of the largest scale before and after in all the world. We will forever...
The National Pearl Button Museum thrives with the support of its corporate partners. The Pearl Pipeline of Industrial History includes entrepreneurial & philanthropy that benefited not only Iowa but the World. See their stories on display on the second floor of the Museum.