Map to Carstens 1880 Farmstead
Carstens 1880 Farmstead32409 380th Street
Shelby, IA 51570
This 1880 farmstead is a living history exhibit of how farming practices have moved from hand labor to horse machinery to tractors giving visitors a look at the things that have formed our rural heritage. Their motto is "preserving and celebrating Iowa's farm history." Unique seasonal activities and demonstrations make the rural spirit come alive. On the National Register of Historic Places; tours by appointment.