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  1. Sheaffer Pen Museum o-PEN for tours

    August 31, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Sheaffer Pen Musem

    Walter A. Sheaffer, a Fort Madison jeweler, secured his patent for this self-filler pen in 1908, changing the writing industry forever. The world renown Sheaffer Pen Company was founded in 1913 and is a large part of Fort Madison's history. The museum is open Monday and Fridays from 10 am to 2 pm or by appointment. Both self-guided and guided tours are available. The museum is handicapped accessible.