Get ENGAGED in Madison County.
Whether it’s by foot, boat, bike or car, at one of our six famous covered bridges, majestic parks, or quaint historic town square in Winterset, while shopping at our top-notch retail stores, sipping wine at one of our wineries, or learning a craft like quilting or fusing glass, there’s plenty to engage your senses here in Madison County. And, yes, you can also get engaged (in the traditional sense) in the place that inspired The Bridges of Madison County, one of the greatest love stories of our time.
The Madison County Chamber of Commerce is here to assist you with your visit. We specialize in creating custom itineraries and facilitating guided personal or group tours of our covered bridges. Contact us today to make your next trip one that will stay with you for years and years to come!
News & Ideas
(WINTERSET, IA) – On October 13-14 the 49th Annual Madison County Covered Bridge Festival will take place in Winterset, Iowa. The home of 6 historic covered bridges (some over 140 years old) which inspired a best-selling novel, award-winning Hollywood... Read More
Diana Lambdin Meyer of the Star Tribune recently highlighted a canoe trip down the Middle River in Madison County. Check out her journey here: http://www.startribune.com/midwest-traveler-paddling-under-the-bridges-of-madison-county/488663941/ Read More