Antique Shop Info

Shops are open every day of the year except New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

Shop hours:
9 AM to 5 PM
12 Noon to 5 PM

About Us

Hi. We are Ron and Mary Lou Clark and we are owners and Inn keepers of Clarks Country Inn.

We grew up on farms with Angus Cattle and Quarter Horses. We are Grandparents, former teachers and Apartment Managers. Ron was a part time auctioneer specializing in antiques.

Interests include wood carving, collecting moose, Native American books, snowmen, cookbooks and more. Ron is a lifetime St. Louis Cardinal baseball fan.

Clark's Country Inn - Bed and Breakfast

Welcome to Clark's Country Inn Bed and Breakfast, located in Iowa's Antique City, Walnut, Iowa.

We're located 45 minutes East of Omaha, NE or 75 minutes West of Des Moines, IA, and only 1 mile south of I-80 at Exit 46.

The Bed & Breakfast Inn

Clarks Country Inn Living RoomThe quiet and relaxing two story home was built in 1912. Located one block off main street, it is furnished with authentic antiques, only four blocks from 150 antique dealers in Iowa's Antique City.

The Inn was established in June, 1991. Since then, we have had over 9,000 guests from 49 states, 19 countries, and 5 continents. Many guests have returned numerous times.

Guest DenGuests have the use of the Living Room, Dining Room, and Guest Den, with cable TV, DVD, books, magazines, and piano.

Outside is a porch swing and relaxing deck.


June: Father's Day Weekend
Large Outdoor Antique Show
Hundreds of Dealers
Fri Sat Sun
August: Collector Car Show - 1st Sunday in August
September: Walnut Antique Fall Festival
Sat and Sun Mid-September
For future Festival dates call 641-862-3239
December: Christmas Antique Walk
Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving
Call Visitor's Center for more information.