The producers of public television’s most watched program are planning to shoot an episode in Iowa later this year. Antiques Roadshow is now in its 14th season on public television. The show features auction house specialists who travel the country to appraise antiques and collectibles.
Producers of the show plan to shoot a segment for the 15th season in Des Moines on August 7th. Details on the exact time and venue will likely be announced in March. Antiques Roadshow last visited Iowa in 1999. About 7,000 people were on hand for the tour stop at the Polk County Convention Complex.