Many families are responsible for the establishment and growth of Kalona. The 2024 family highlighted is the Peterseim family. Two cases of information, artifacts, and pictures along with original clothing are displayed in the meeting room of the Visitor Center. Learn about the Peterseim family, who are a big part of the Kalona area having one of the longest running family owned funeral home. You will also want to see their family in the new streetscape exhibit in Wahl Museum out on the Village ground.