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Welcome To Madison County, Iowa

The Madison County Chamber of Commerce is located in Winterset, Iowa, the county seat of Madison County, Iowa.  Madison County is home to the world-famous “Bridges of Madison County”, is the birthplace of John Wayne, and is home of the original seedling of the Red Delicious apple.  To experience authentic American charm, beautiful natural scenery, ties to history, and a vibrant and thriving courthouse square shopping district, visit Madison County, Iowa!





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Madison County is now an Iowa Great Place!

In 2014 the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs announced 3 new Iowa Great Places designations, including Madison County!

To read about the Iowa Great Places program, learn why Madison County was chosen, and see a full list of Iowa Great Places designees, click here