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Madison County
Known around the world for our Covered Bridges made famous by the Robert Waller book, The Bridges of Madison County, and the movie by the same name which starred Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep.

The Madison County communities of Winterset, Truro, Earlham, St. Charles, Patterson, Macksburg, East Peru, and Bevington offer small town living with easy lifestyles and a reasonable commute to the capital city of Des Moines which is home to major events and attractions.

Events, Places and Items of Interest

The Covered Bridge Festival – a tradition since 1970, and held the 2nd full weekend in October promoting the gorgeous fall colors and our famous covered bridges

Birthplace of John Wayne – Ground breaking will take place in early Spring, 2014, for the only museum in the world to honor “The Duke.”

Madison County Court House in Winterset – a beautiful structure made from native limestone and serving as the hub for our county officials

East Peru – home of the first Delicious apple and Apple Days Festival

Clark Tower in the City Park – erected in 1926 as a memorial to the county’s first pioneer family by its descendants. You’ll be amazed by the views from the top!

Wineries, Bed and Breakfast establishments, and MORE!

Winterset Schools