West Amana, Iowa: Large Indoor Rocking Chair

Iowa's largest indoor walnut rocking chair, 11 feet tall. Visitors are encouraged to sit in it.
Address:
816 8th Ave., West Amana, IA
Directions:
At the Broom and Basket Shop. An unmarked road veers north off of Hwy 220 on the east edge of town. The shop with the chair is just a couple hundred feet up that road, on the right.
Hours:
M-Sa 9-5 (Call to verify)
Phone:
319-622-3315
Admission:
Free
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Large Indoor Rocking Chair

Not only is the rocking chair comically huge, but it's in one of seven Amana villages. The broom shop housing the rocking chair has visitor maps available so be sure to pick one up and visit the other villages. There are museums rich with cultural history, quaint general stores, wineries, and much more.

[Ashley Tautges, 10/15/2014]

Big chair.

Large Indoor Rocking Chair

It is in High Amana. There are a lot of little villages in the area. High Amana is about 3.5 miles from Old Amana. This is so cool! I was expecting it to be big, but this chair is HUGE!

[Kellie Sandefur, 08/20/2014]
Large Indoor Rocking Chair

A great photo op -- it's indoors, so you don't have to brave any bad weather.

[D Tipping, 10/13/2013]

Billed as "Iowa's Largest Walnut Rocker," the chair is 11 feet tall. Visitors are encouraged to sit in it for snapshots.

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