Amana textiles express the heritage, value and essence of the originating Amana community. The Amana Woolen Mill is the oldest business in the Colonies and Iowa’s only remaining woolen mill. It’s been in continuous operation since 1857 and can be traced back more than 300 years to Germany. Textiles were critical to Amana’s beginnings. In addition to producing goods for the community’s use, the Mill helped to support the colonists’ communal living; selling textiles across the country gained Amana a national reputation for superior quality. Now, with updated designs, colors and materials, we want to ensure that they’re a part of your future. The Woolen Mill showroom is open Monday-Saturday from Read more...
Get lost in our one-of-a-kind shops for a unique shopping experience. Our shops are stocked with both Amana-made and imported products. Our shop owners strive to stock their shops with the most unique products you won’t be able to find anywhere else. A paradise for antique enthusiasts, Amana’s antique shops carry a variety of unique finds such as clothing, décor, consumer goods and much more.
Find a slew of special gifts in our art gallery shops or our handmade craft shops that include handcrafted wood furniture or hand-woven rugs featuring traditional Amana designs. Give your home a makeover and browse our houseware shops stocked with items such as pottery, quilts, and handmade knives and ironworks. Check out Iowa’s largest clock selection at our furniture & clock shop or our historic 19th century woolen mill.
Whether you’re shopping for yourself or friends and family, it’s easy to find something for everyone in the Amana Colonies.