Monona, the Garden City, reflects the best of small town living. Enjoy a new aquatic center, three beautiful parks, & a unique Butterfly Garden & Prairie Trail. Our Monona Historical Museum boasts the largest known display of hand-carved chains, among other treasures. Fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, & hiking are enjoyed by locals & visitors alike.
Monona is highly regarded for our well-maintained homes, citizen involvement, excellent school system and quality of life. Winner of Iowa's First Community Betterment Award and followed by numerous first place awards in many categories, Monona can attribute this success to the energy, cohesiveness, and vision of our citizens, government, and civic organizations.