Throughout the twentieth century, the Bells of Iowa State have sounded across campus. Donated by one of the university's first graduates, the bells initially rang in 1899. Since then, they have become an Iowa State University tradition, remembered with affection by both alumni and campus visitors.
* Campanile is closed from May 1 - August 21 for maintenance.
Campanile-Carillon Model a 1:5 replica of the campanile and a 27-bell carillon:
Upcoming Events (Fall 2017)
Carillon Composition Competition 2017: Information
C-HOP Festival 2017: Schedule of Events
A Festival of dance music for Carillon, Harpsichord, Organ & Piano.
Guest carillonneur: Luc Rombouts, University of Leuven (KU), Belgium.
Weekday carillon concerts: LIVE Webcast
Twenty-minute concerts are performed at 11:50 am each weekday that classes are in session. For Fall '17, the dates are August 21 - December 8, excluding September 4 (Labor Day) and November 20 - 24 (Thanksgiving Break).
MUSIC BY REQUESTS for Friday's concerts: Send Requests