Crapo Park and Arboretum Historic District

Bounded by Parkway Dr., Koestner, Madison Rd., and the Mississippi River, Burlington, Iowa


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 3, 1976
Reference number
Areas of significance
Landscape Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Underwater; Museum; Street furniture/object; Park
Current functions
Underwater; Museum; Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Park; Street furniture/object
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant years
1895; 1896
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 3
Contributing structures: 3
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing structures: 6


19th Century (38,084)
Built 1895 (697)
Built during 1890s (7,683)
Burlington, Iowa (26)
Des Moines County, Iowa (32)
District (10,624)
Have Street View (50,013)
Iowa (2,528)
Limestone (8,194)
Log (2,404)
Owned by local government (11,500)
Underwater (22)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger