Make your next event magical, whether that's a wedding or reception, a graduation party, a shower, a business gathering... The possibilities are endless!

PHSM can accommodate groups of five to several hundred in an intimate atmosphere, among historic buildings that will set your gathering in the European Old World!

Specialty set-ups are our specialty! Add a tour of the Vermeer Windmill, Historical Village, or Scholte House to your event. Artisans can be added in our working exhibits. And Pella Historical members always receive a discount!

Call us today to make an appointment to discuss your event, call 641-628-1541 or email

PHSM Rentals

Pella Historical has a variety of options available to you. Prices vary depending on the amount of time you need, the number of add-ons you want, and whether you are a Pella Historical member.

Vermeer Windmill: Base or viewing platform 4 stories up - 

50-100 people

Scholte House Museum: 50-100 people

Maria's Tea Room: 24 people

Scholte North Porch (screened): 10-12 people

Scholte Church: 80-100 people

Village Gardens: 100+ people

Scholte Gardens: 100+ people

Sterrenberg Library: 30-40 people

Centennial Buildings: 50-60 people

Heritage Hall: 50-100 people

East Amsterdam School: Varies

To join online with credit card, use "Donate" button below.

Vermeer Mill &
Historical Village

507 Franklin St.

Pella, Iowa 50219

Scholte House Museum

& Maria's Tea Room

728 Washington St.

Pella, Iowa 50219

Scholte House

Monday - Saturday

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Maria's Tea Room


Wednesday - Saturday

Call for reservations.


All Museums Closed

on Sundays


Historical Village


Monday - Friday
10:00am - 5:00pm

Vermeer Mill Tours:

10:30 am & 11:30 am

 1:30 pm  &  2:30 pm

10:00am - 4:00pm

Vermeer Mill Tours:

10:30 am & 11:30 am 1:30 pm


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