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Amana Colonies (Iowa county)

Attractions

Old Creamery Theatre Company, Inc.
39 38th Ave, Amana, IA 52203 * 319-622-6034
www.oldcreamery.com

Enjoy high quality live professional theatre productions April-December. We offer two stages that include comedies, dramas, musicals, and special events.

Information/Services

Amana Colonies Convention & Visitors Bureau
622 - 46th Ave, PO Box 310, Amana, IA 52203 * 800-579-2294
www.amanacolonies.com

The Historic Amana Colonies - Seven villages featuring historic sites, working artisans, specialty shops, legendary dining, golf, trails, live theatre, wineries, micro-brewing, and an indoor Waterpark.

Lodging

Zuber's Homestead Hotel
2206 44th Ave, Homestead, IA 52236 * 888-623-3911
www.zubershomesteadhotel.com

Lovingly renovated 15 room boutique style hotel. Enjoy modern technology while maintaining the historic character and charisma. Gracious meeting room also great for family reunions.

Restaurants

Ox Yoke Inn Restaurant
4420 220th Trail, Amana, IA 52203 * 800-233-3441
www.oxyokeinn.com

You Hungry? "An Amana Colonies tradition since 1940." Serving daily "Family Style", lunch, dinner, children's menu, Sunday brunch, gifts, bar, and step-on guide service.

Ronneburg Restaurant
4408 220th Trail, Amana, IA 52203 * 319-622-3641
www.ronneburgrestaurant.com

One of the original communal kitchens. Great meals in small village for over 60 years! Famous Sauerbrater, Wienerschnitzel, potato dumplings, or American cuisine. Group rates!

Anamosa (Jones county)

Attractions

Anamosa State Penitentiary Museum
PO Box 144, Anamosa, IA 52205 * 319-462-2386
www.asphistory.com/museum

Located adjacent to Iowa's largest prison, the museum interprets the history and current conditions in this 130 year old unique historic site.

Grant Wood Art Gallery
124 East Main Street, Anamosa, IA 52205 * 319-462-4267
www.grantwoodartgallery.org

Home of three great museums, Pumpkin Fest, and Grant Wood Art Festival.

National Motorcycle Museum
102 Chamber Drive, Anamosa, IA 52205 * 319-462-3925
www.nationalmcmuseum.org

When you visit you'll learn why over 100,000 visitors from around the world have spent hours at the museum experiencing decades of motorcycle history.

Information/Services

Jones County Tourism Association
120 East Main Street, Anamosa, IA 52205 * 800-383-0831
www.jonescountytourism.com

Come see Jones County's historic sites nestled in the rolling hills Grant Wood painted. Stay to hear its stories. Full tour planning, step-on guide service.

Lodging

AmericInn of Anamosa
101 Harley Avenue, Anamosa, IA 52205 * 319-462-4119
www.americinn.com

New hotel with free hot breakfast, indoor pool, free high speed internet, HBO, variety of rooms, beer and wine bar. Located along Hwy 151.

Baldwin (Jackson county)

Wineries

Tabor Home Vineyards & Winery
3570 67th Street, Baldwin, IA 52207 * 877-673-3131
www.taborhomewinery.com

Tabor Home is Iowa's first estate winery, est. 1996. Our 20 year old vineyard produces distinctive wines from our new Upper Mississippi River Valley Appellation. Music events, tours, and tasting daily.

Balltown (Dubuque county)

Restaurants

Breitbach Country Dining
563 Balltown Road, Balltown, IA 52073 * 563-552-2220
balltown@aol.com

Iowa's oldest bar and restaurant since 1852. Family owned and operated since 1863. Balltown has the finest view along the Mississippi.

Belle Plaine (Benton county)

Information/Services

Belle Plaine Community Development Corporation
PO Box 163, Belle Plaine, IA 52208 * 319-434-6481
www.belleplainecommunitydevelopment.com

Belle Plaine is located in the heart of the Iowa River Valley and has many exciting events and activities for people of all ages.

Bellevue (Jackson county)

Attractions

Off the Wall & Great River Gallery
116-124 North Riverview Street, Bellevue, IA 52031 * 563-872-3388
www.greatrivergallery.com

Located in historic downtown Bellevue, the galleries represent over 70 artists. Through monthly exhibitions and educational programming, the galleries strive to enrich regional artistic culture.

Information/Services

Bellevue Area Chamber of Commerce
210 North Riverview, Bellevue, IA 52031 * 563-872-5830
www.bellevueia.com

Bellevue offers outstanding beauty, towering bluffs, and majestic views of the Mississippi River basin, friendly people and a quality of life you can treasure forever.

Lodging

Potter's Mill Bed & Breakfast
300 Potter Drive, Bellevue, IA 52031 * 563-872-3838
www.pottersmil.net

rehabilitated into Potter's Mill Bed and Breakfast, carefully retaining the original feel and fabric of this remarkable building.

Wineries

Brush Creek Winery
16415 298th Ave, Bellevue, IA 52031 * 563-599-0848
www.brushcreekwinery.com

Country atmosphere, picnic in our gazebo, free wine tasting, personalized wine labels, Labor Day Creeek Fest, new hour - call or check our web page.

Burlington (Des Moines county)

Attractions

Des Moines County Historical Society
501 North 4th Street, Burlington, IA 52601 * 319-752-7449
www.dmchs.org

Historic building with exhibits of early citizens, American Indian diorama, Children's Catfish Corners, Military Gallery, Agricultural Corridor, chageable Main Gallery, and a Cabaret Music Room.

PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex
3001 Winegard Dr, Burlington, IA 52601 * 866-792-9948
WWW.thepzazz.com

Catfish Bend Casino - Catfish Bend Inn & Spa- Fun City - PZAZZ! Resort Hotel - Spriit Hollow Golf- Huck's Harbor Waterparks - 4 Restaurants - Bowling - Go Karts - Arcade

Information/Services

Greater Burlington Convention & Visitors Bureau
610 North 4th Street Suite 200, Burlington, IA 52301 * 319-752-6365
www.visitburlingtoniowa.com

Home to Fun City Family Entertainment Complex, Snake Alley, Minor League baseball, great events, beautiful parks, Catfish Bend Casino, and much more. Join us today!

Burr Oak (Winneshiek county)

Attractions

Laura Ingalls Wilder Park & Museum
3603 236th Ave, Burr Oak, IA 52101 * 563-735-5916
www.lauraingallswilder.us

Burr Oak's Laura Ingalls Wilder Park & Museum is the only childhood home of this famous "Little House" author that remains on its original site.

Cedar Falls (Black Hawk county)

Attractions

UNI Museums
3219 Hudson Road, Cedar Falls, IA 50614 * 319-273-2188
www.uni.edu/museum

Explore natural and human history from around the world in permanent and changing exhibits. Visit the authentic 1922 Marshall Center School. Come often - We're free!

Information/Services

Cedar Falls Tourism & Visitors Bureau
6510 Hudson Rd, Cedar Falls, IA 50613 * 800-845-1955
www.cedarfallstourism.org

Named Iowa's Tourism Community of the Year and a Distinctive Destinations, Cedar Falls welcomes visitors with miles of trails, a vibrant historical downtown and University of Northern Iowa.

Lodging

BlackHawk Hotel
115 Main Street, Cedar Falls, IA 50613 * 800-488-4295
www.blackhawkhotel.com

The BlackHawk Hotel, historic luxury 29 room boutique hotel, furnished with antiques, marble baths, luxury amenities. Steps from fine dining, entertainment, unique shopping and recreation.

Restaurants

Barmuda Companies
900 Technology Parkway, Suite 100, Cedar Falls, IA 50613 * 319-277-1255
www.barmuda.com

Featuring two event centers and multiple private dining rooms in their highly regarded restaurants, Barmuda offers the very best in food, beverage, and entertainment services.

Cedar Rapids (Linn county)

Attractions

Brucemore
2160 Linden Dr SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403 * 319-362-7375
www.brucemore.org

Iowa’s only National Trust Historic Site features a Queen Anne style mansion on a 26-acre estate. Hosts tours, outdoor theatre, concerts, and more.

Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival, Inc.
226 2nd Street SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 * 319-365-8313
www.freedomfestival.com

Freedom Festival 2011 runs June 12 through July 4-concerts, fireworks, a balloon glow, tailgate, and beach party, cardboard boat races, great food, and much more!

Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
410 3rd Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 * 319-366-7503
www.crma.org

Experience an ever-changing selection of the Museum's 5,200 works-including the world's largest collection by regionalist artist Grant Wood-and the best traveling exhibitions.

Grant Wood Studio & Visitor Center
810 Second Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 * 319-366-7503
www.grantwoodstudio.org

Take a guided tour of the studio where Grant Wood lived and worked from 1924-1935 and painted his most famous works including American Gothic.

National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
1400 Inspiration Pl, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404 * 319-362-8500
www.NCSML.org

Featuring a new multi-media exhibition, Rising Above: The Story of a People and The Flood. Now located in the Kosek Building in historic Czech Village.

The Carl & Mary Koehler History Center
615 1st Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 * 319-362-1501
www.historycenter.org

Explore the stories of Linn County from prehistory through the establishment of local industry leaders of today. Visit the interactive exhibit room and research library.

Ushers Ferry Historic Village
5925 Seminole Valley Trail NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52411 * 319-286-5763
www.ufhv.com

Ushers Ferry continues to recover from the flood, but is excited to welcome guests to special events all year. Please visit our website at www.ufhv.com for details.

Information/Services

Cedar Rapids Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
87 16th Ave SW Suite 200, Cedar Rapids, IA 52406 * 319-398-5009
www.cedar-rapids.com

Experience the vibrant, urban hometown of Cedar Rapids! The area is full of history and culture, offering al variety of experiences for all to enjoy.

Lodging

Belmont Hill Victorian Bed & Breakfast
1525 Cherokee Drive NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405 * 319-366-1343
www.belmonthill.com

1882 Victorian home and Carriage house on National Historic Register. Elegant accommodations, private bats, beautiful secluded grounds, off-street parking. Full breakfast, non-smoking, and free Wi-Fi.

Best Western Longbranch Hotel & Convention Center
90 Twixt Town Road NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 * 319-377-6386
www.thelongbranch.com

Recently renovated guest and banquet rooms! Complimentary Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, and cable with HBO. Indoor pool, whirlpool, fitness club, 13 banquet rooms, restaurant and lounge.

Clarion Hotel & Convention Center
525 33rd Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52227 * 319-366-8671
www.clarioncr.com

Relax in one of our 156 guest rooms with complimentary high speed internet and full hot breakfast. For your convenience we have Synergy Restaurant and 33rd Avenue Sports Bar & Grill open daily.

Country Inn and Suites Cedar Rapids Airport
9100 Atlantic Drive SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404 * 319-363-3789
www. Countryinns.com/cedarrapidsia

Complimentary airport shuttle and hot breakfast buffet starting at 4 AM. Indoor pool, fitness center, meeting room, and business center. Conveniently located off I-380, at Exit #13.

Shopping

Lindale Mall
4444 First Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 * 319-393-9393
www.lindalemall.com

Enjoy a shopping experience featuring over 100 shops and restaurants including Von Maur, Younkers, Children’s Place, Aeropostle and many more. I-380 to Collins Road East.

Clinton (Clinton county)

Attractions

Bickelhaupt Arboretum
340 South 14th Street, Clinton, IA 52732 * 563-242-4771
www.bick-arb.org

14-acre outdoor museum: trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals. Butterly, wildflower, rose, rock, herb dwarf! Conifer gardens. Daily dawn to dusk Free. Tours 2 PM weekends May-October.

Children's Discovery Center
332 8th Ave South, Clinton, IA 52732 * 563-243-3600
www.adlerdiscoverycenter.org

“Discover the Wonder of a Child’s World!” Interactive exhibits, special events rooms, memberships, gift shop. Association of Children’s Museums Member! Visit year-round Wednesdays through Sundays.

Clinton Community College B-rrry Scurry 4-Mile Run
1000 Lincoln Boulevard, Clinton, IA 52732 * 563-244-7041
www.eicc.edu/brrry

Called the “best little race in the Midwest”, the Clinton Community College B-rrry Scurry 4-Mile Run winds through Clinton's historic neighborhoods, first Saturday of February, Noon.

Clinton County Historical Society Museum
601 South 1st Street, Clinton, IA 52732 * 563-242-1201
www.clintoncountyhistoricalsocietyofiowa.org

A museum and library established to preserve the history of Clinton County, Iowa. Hours are 9:00-11:00 AM Monday-Friday and Sunday 1:00-4:00.

Clinton Lumber Kings Baseball Club
PO Box 1295, Clinton, IA 52733 * 563-242-0727
www.lumberkings.com

Clinton Lumber Kings-The Class A affiliate of the Seattle Mariners play their home games April through September. Come out and see tomorrow’s stars today!

Curtis Mansion
420 5th Avenue South, Clinton, IA 52733 * 563-242-8556

This historic Queen Anne mansion, carriage house and grounds are beautifully preserved. The 1883 mansion is a showcase; exhibiting the lumber baron’s exquisite woodworking skills.

River Arts Center
229 5th Avenue South, Clinton, IA 52732 * 563-243-3300

Operated by the Clinton Art Association volunteers. We house rotating art exhibits, permanent collections, gift shop, Clinton Arts Players Theater, Rainbow pottery, and classes. Located in downtown Clinton.

Wild Rose Casino and Resort
777 Wild Rose Drive, Clinton, IA 52732 * 800-457-9975
www.wildroseresorts.com

600 slot machines, 14 table games, 60 room hotel, dining at Coaches Corner Sports Bar and the Sawmill Buffet and national entertainment.

Information/Services

Clinton Area Chamber
721 South 2nd Street, Clinton, IA 52732 * 563-242-5702
www.clintonia.com

Clinton’s Downtown, located on the great Mississippi River, is home to a wide variety of art, history, architecture, shopping, recreation, and entertainment venues. Come and enjoy!

Clinton Convention & Visitors Bureau
721 South 2nd Street, Clinton, IA 52732 * 563-242-5702
www.clintoniowatourism.com

Live theatre, casino, art gallery, class 1A baseball, arboretum, river view dining, marina, and beautiful shoreline along the Mississippi accentuates the hospitality you’ll find in Clinton.

Wineries

Wide River Winery
1776 Deer Creek Road, Clinton, IA 52732 * 563-519-9463
www.wideriverwinery.com,

Located on the bluffs of the Mississippi River. You can enjoy award-winning wines, stroll through the vineyards, and picnic on our wine deck. Open weekdays 11-5 and

Cresco (Howard county)

Attractions

Cresco Motel
620 2nd Avenue SE Hwy 9 East, Cresco, IA 52136 * 563-547-2240
www.crescomotel.com

Wireless internet; AAA rated; HCP accessible; cable TV/HBO; A/C; and recreational trails. Toy train exhibit in lobby. Non-smoking rooms. Three bedroom Guest House (adjacent).

Information/Services

Howard County Economic Development
101 2nd Avenue SW, Cresco, IA 52136 * 563-547-3434
www.howard-county.com

Our county is located less than an hour from the Mississippi along the Upper Iowa River in scenic Northeast Iowa.

Decorah (Winneshiek county)

Attractions

Porter House Museum
401 West Broadway, Decorah, IA 52101 * 563-382-8465
www.porterhousemeseum.com

Historic Italianate villa and gardens. Houses furnishings and collections of Bert and Grace Porter: butterflies, insects, shells, rocks, and photos. Unique rock wall surrounds grounds.

Seed Savers Exchange Heritage Farm
3094 North Winn Road, Decorah, IA 52101 * 563-382-5990
www.seedsavers.org

Seed Savers Exchange is a non-profit membership organization committed to the collection and distribution of heirloom vegetables, herb and flower seeds, thus protecting our garden heritage.

Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum
502 West Water Street, Decorah, IA 52101 * 563-382-9681
www.vesterheim.org

Explore the American immigrant experience with 16 historic buildings and 24,000 artifacts that showcase the best in Norwegian folk and fine arts.

Information/Services

Winneshiek County Convention & Visitors Bureau
507 West Water Street, Decorah, IA 52101 * 800-463-4692
www.visitdecorah.com

Adventure awaits! Try the brand new Trout Run Trail, canoe/kayak our “bluff country”, or go mountain biking-which was named "One of 52 Great American Weekends" by Men's Journal Magazine.

Lodging

Hotel Winneshiek
104 East Water Street, Decorah, IA 52101 * 563-382-4164
www.hotelwinn.com

Distinguished historic hotel in the heart of Decorah. Contemporary comfort, luxurious guest rooms and suites, scrumptious dining, and state-of-the-art conference and event center, getaway packages.

DeWitt (Clinton county)

Attractions

DeWitt Chamber and Development Co.
1010 6th Avenue, DeWitt, IA 52742 * 563-659-8500
www.dewitt.org

Visit our 1727 German Hausbarn Museum. DeWitt has a variety of shopping and restaurants, beautiful parks and extended walking trails. Stop by our community soon!

Dubuque (Dubuque county)

Attractions

Crystal Lake Cave, Nature's Masterpiece
6684 Crystal Lake Cave Rd, Dubuque, IA 52003 * 563-556-6451
www.crystallakecave.com

Greatest show under earth guided tour through over 3000' of Nature's majestic crystalline beauty. Midwest's longest natural living cave. May through October.

Diamond Jo Casino
301 Bell Street, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-690-4854
www.diamondjo.com

The new Diamond Jo-over 900 slot machines, 17 table games and a live poker room. Live entertainment, bowling center, Woodfire Grille and The Kitchen Buffet.

Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
3800 Arboretum Drive, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-556-2100
www.DubuqueArboretum.net

No admission charge-open seven days a week from 7:00 AM to dusk. Large hosta, dwarf conifer and lilac collections. All America, Japanese, Peter Rabbit, and formal English gardens. Annuals and perennials.

Dubuque Museum of Arts
701 Locust Street, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-557-1851
www.dbqart.com

Featuring the second largest Grant Wood collection in the world as well as other regional and national art treasures. Open Tuesday through Sunday. Free admission.

Dubuque River Rides
500 East 3rd Street, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-583-8093
www.dubuqueriverrides.com

Enjoy ecological and historical sightseeing aboard an authentic paddlewheeler or modern yacht. Cruising May thru October with private charters, sightseeing, lunch, dinner, and specialty cruises.

Loras College
1450 Alta Vista Street, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-588-4649
www.loras.edu

Loras is Iowa’s oldest Catholic liberal arts college. The college features theater, sporting events, academic camp, sports camp, and lectures open to the public.

Mississippi Explorer Cruises
1913 Old Mill Drive, Lansing, IA 52151 * 877-647-7397
www.mississipppiexplorer.com

Explore more and see more with Mississippi Explorer Cruises! Wildlife eco-tours and backwater cruises on the mighty Mississippi. Public and private/group tours available.

Mystique Casino
1855 Greyhoud Park Road, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-582-3647
www.mystiquedbq.com

Unlimited casino action! Enjoy slots, table games, poker, live and simulcast racing! Featuring a deluxe buffet, fine dining and live entertainment. Adjacent to Hilton Garden Inn.

National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
350 East 3rd Street, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 800-226-3369
www.rivermuseum.com

The history, creatures, and culture of the world’s rivers come to life with interactive exhibits, six large aquariums, and a 3D/4D large-format, digital theatre.

Information/Services

Dubuque Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
300 Main Street Suite 200, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 800-798-8844
www.traveldubuque.com

The Masterpiece on the Mississippi River provides fun for all ages. River museums, historic homes, downhill-skiing, shopping, river cruises, casino excitement and much more!

Lodging

AmericInn
100 Peosta Street, Peosta, IA 52068 * 563-557-8878

Peaceful country atmosphere beautifully decorated lobby with antiques and fireplace. Indoor pool and whirlpool, standard rooms and whirlpool suites. Free continental breakfast.

Four Mounds Inn and Conference Center
4900 Peru Road, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-556-1908
www.fourmounds.org

Situated on 60-acres overlooking the Mississippi River, 1908 mission Mansion offers seven bedrooms. Whole house rental available, private cabin with a river view and delicious full breakfast!

Holiday Inn Dubuque/Galena
450 Main Street, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-556-2000
www.holidayinn.com/dub

Located in the heart of historic downtown Dubuque, recently renovated full-service hotel. Offers indoor pool, whirlpool, fitness and business center. Three blocks from the Port of Dubuque.

Hotel Julien Dubuque
200 Main Street, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-556-4200
www.hoteljuliendubuque.com

Luxury boutique historic hotel located on Main Street. One block from casino, museums, and shops. Carolines’ Restaurant, Potosa Spa, indoor pool, fitness center, and meeting rooms.

Mandolin Inn Bed & Breakfast
199 Loras Boulevard, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-556-0069
innkeeper@mandolininn.com

Beautifully restored historic mansion dedicated to sharing its elegance and charm. Wheelchair accessible, queen beds, lovely antiques, gourmet breakfast, Wi-Fi, central air. Gift certificates available.

Quiet Walker Lodge
18132 Paradise Valley Trail, Durango, IA 52039 * 800-388-0942
www.quietwalkerlodge.com

Dubuque area, nine themed suites, private baths, new Wakatouka House includes indoor Koi ponds, two ADA accessible suites, wireless internet, group rates available.

Wineries

Stone Cliff Winery
600 Star Brewery Drive, Dubuque, IA 52001 * 563-583-6100
www.stonecliffwinery.com

Stone Cliff Winery is located in the historic Star Brewery Building in the Port of Dubuque. Tastings and tours daily, starting at Noon, gift shop.

Dyersville (Dubuque county)

Attractions

Dyer-Botsford Historical House & Doll Museum
3311 1st Ave East, Dyersville, IA 52040 * 563-875-2414

Enjoy the Field of Dreams, National Farm Toy Museum, Basilica of St. Francis Xavier, Dyer-Botsford Doll Museum, Becker Woodcarving Museum, farm toy stores and so much more!

Field of Dreams Movie Site, Inc.
28995 Lansing Rd, Dyersville, IA 52040 * 563-875-8404
www.fodmoviesite.com

Original site where movie was filmed. Come play ball on this world renowned field. FREE ADMISSION - souvenirs available. Open daily April-November.

National Farm Toy Museum
1110 16th Ave Ct. SE, Dyersville, IA 52040 * 563-875-2727
www.nationalfarmtoymuseum.com

Explore an extensive collection of farm toys on display depicting the progress of American agriculture. There is something for the entire family! Open daily!

Plaza Antique Mall
1235 16th Ave Court SE, Dyersville, IA 52040 * 563-875-8945
www.plaza-antique-mall.com

Over 200 dealers offering a wide variety of antiques, toys and collectibles. Open 7 days a week 10-5. Some holiday exceptions.

St. Francis Xavier Basilica
104 3rd Street SW, Dyersville, IA 52040 * 563-875-7325

One of 52 Basilicas in the US, the twin-spired church with 64 windows is one of the finest examples of Gothic architecture in the Midwest.

Information/Services

Dyersville Area Chamber of Commerce
1100 16th Ave Ct SE, Dyersville, IA 52040 * 563-875-2311
www.dyersville.org

Enjoy the Field of Dreams, National Farm Toy Museum, Basilica of St. Francis Xavier, Dyer-Botsford Doll Museum, farm toy stores and so much more!

Lodging

Comfort Inn
527 16th Ave SE, Dyersville, IA 52040 * 563-875-7700
www.comfortinn.com/hotel/ia072

Indoor pool, whirlpool, meeting room, exercise room, free continental breakfast, free high-speed internet. Near Field of Dreams, National Farm Toy Museum and more.

Restaurants

Country Junction Restaurant
913 15th Ave SE, Dyersville, IA 52040 * 800-598-9466
www.countryjunctionrestaurant.com

Our barn shaped building and silo make a rustic setting for the antique farm tools, and memorabilia on display. Homemade meals served daily. Gift shop.

Shopping

RC2 Outlet Store Learning Curve Brands, Inc.
Hwy 136 & 20, Dyersville, IA 52040 * 563-875-5613
www.RC2corp.com

Offering a large variety of Ertl toys, wooden Thomas Train railway products, and baby items from The First Years. See our website to appreciate our diverse line. Mon-Sat, 9-5.

Edgewood (Delaware county)

Attractions

Morning Mist Cabin, Inc.
34228 Hilton Rd, Edgewood, IA 52042 * 877-291-5720
www.vacationrentals411.com

Morning Mist Cabins offer two fully equipped rentals. The Morning Mist Cabin and the Morning Mist Cottage. The cabin sleeps eight and the cottage sleeps nine.

Eldridge (Scott county)

Information/Services

Eldridge-North Scott Chamber of Commerce
220 West Davenport Street, Eldridge, IA 52748 * 563-285-9965
www.northscottchamber.com

The North Scott area offers small town living at its best. Enjoy weekend festivals, historic sites and parks, all just minutes from the Quad Cities!

Elkader (Clayton county)

Attractions

Clayton County Visitors Center
29862 Osborne Rd, Elkader, IA 52043 * 563-245-1516
www.claytoncountyconservation.org

Five miles south of Elkader on Highway 13. Visitor information and gift shop plus indoor and outdoor nature exhibits, walking trails, camping and fishing available.

Information/Services

Clayton County Development Group
132 South Main Street, Elkader, IA 52043 * 563-245-2201
www.claytoncountyiowa.com

Nestled among scenic hills and valleys and edged by the mighty Mississippi River, Clayton County offers four seasons of outdoor excitement on land or water.

Elkader Area Chamber of Commerce
207 North Main, Elkader, IA 52043 * 563-245-2857
www.elkader-iowa.com

Come see our historic architecture, functioning Opera House, movie theater, varied and distinctive lodging, antiques, restaurants, shopping, museums, camping, great outdoor recreation and beautiful scenery!

Faifield (Jefferson county)

Attractions

1st Fridays Art Walk
PO Box 632, Fairfield, IA 52556 * 641-233-8883
www.fairfieldartwalk.com

The 1st Fridays Art Walk is one of Southeast Iowa’s premier arts events where Fairfield comes alive with creativity and

Fairfield Arts & Convention Center/Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts
200 North Main Street, Fairfield, IA 52556 * 641-472-2000
www.fairfieldacc.com

Fairfield Arts & Convention center is a showcase gathering place of arts and culture promising diverse entertainment featuring music, comedy, theater, and dance.

Information/Services

Fairfield Iowa Convention & Visitors Bureau
200 North Main Street, Fairfield, IA 52556 * 641-472-2828
www.travelfairfieldiowa.com

There’s something about Fairfield. 1st Fridays Art Walk, entertainment at the Sondheim Theatre, Dinner with international flair, sustainable living. Fairfield, we got it goin’ on.

Fayette (Fayette county)

Information/Services

Fayette County Tourism Council
101 N. Vine St, West Union, IA 52175 * 800-798-4447
www.visitiowa.org/fayette.htm

Come see how fabulous Fayette County is for fun! The Tourism Center is open May through October. Call our toll-free number anytime for information.

Fort Madison (Lee county)

Information/Services

Fort Madison Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
614 9th Street, Fort Madison, IA 52627 * 319-372-5472
www.fortmadison.com

Where Iowa began! Visit old Fort Madison Historic Railroad Depots, the world’s largest double-decker swingspan bridge. Enjoy great restaurants, Victorian architecture, and so much more!

Fort Madison Partners
PO Box 277, Fort Madison, IA 52627 * 319-372-5471
www.fortmadison.com

Fort Madison Partners represents the combined efforts of our local Chamber of Commerce, EDC, and Main Street program. Together, these organizations strive to promote and better the Fort Madison area.

Fredericksburg (Chickasaw county)

Attractions

Hawkeye Buffalo Ranch
3034 Pembroke Ave, Fredericksburg, IA 50630 * 563-237-5318
www.hawkeyebuffalo.com

Step back in time; hand feed our buffalo from a safe wagon. See ancient buffalo artifacts and sample jerky. Reservations recommended; we’re a working ranch.

Guttenberg (Clayton county)

Information/Services

Guttenberg Development and Tourism
323 South River Park Dr, Guttenberg, IA 52052 * 563-252-2323
www.guttenbergiowa.net

Come see for yourself why Guttenberg is considered one of “Iowa’s Great Places”. Enjoy the scenic beauty; relax on the banks of the Mississippi River.

Shopping

Kann Imports
528 South River Park Drive, Guttenberg, IA 52052 * 563-252-2072
www.kannimports.com

Midwest showcase featuring Crystal, Belleek, Clocks, Pipka, Marjorica Pearls, Possible Dreams, Gentle Souls, Foundations, Lalique, Lladro, Jim Shore. Come hunt treasures from around the world.

Harpers Ferry (Allamakee county)

Attractions

Natural Gait, LLC
1878 Old Mission Drive, Harpers Ferry, IA 52146 * 563-535-7314
www.thenaturalgait.com

Northeast Iowa log cabins, lodging, and camping. Near Yellow and Mississippi rivers. Family vacations, reunions, weddings, corporate retreats, horseback riding, fishing, hiking, canoeing. Lodge, catering available.

Hopkinton (Delaware county)

Attractions

Delaware County Historical Society
914 Doctor St, Manchester, IA 52057 * 563-926-2639
www.delcoiowahistory.org

Museum complex features beautiful buildings and campus of the former Lenox College listed on the National Register of historic places and a Civil War monument

Independence (Buchanan county)

Attractions

Heartland Acres Agribition Center
2600 Swan Lanke Boulevard, Independence, IA 50644 * 319-332-0123
www.heartlandacresura.com

Experience why Iowa agriculture is more than what you see from the road. Interactive exhibits, live farm animals, antique implements, tractors, classic cars, and more!

Information/Services

Buchanan County Tourism
112 First St. East Suite B, Independence, IA 50644 * 319-334-7497
www.visitiowa.org/buchanan.html

Visit the Amish, Jakway Park, Fontana Nature Center, Cedar Rock, Wapsipinicon Mill and the Illinois Central Depot, and town museums. (May 15-October 15). Excellent shops and events.

Lodging

Country Inn & Suites
2100 Swan Lake Boulevard, Independence, IA 50644 * 319-334-6400
www.countryinns.com/independenceia

Located off Interstate 20, indoor pool/hot tub, fitness room, business center, free Wi-Fi, and complimentary expanded continental breakfast.

Rush Park Motel
1810 1st Street West, Independence, IA 50644 * 319-334-2577

Remodeled with a 3-bedroom house, king suites, non-smoking rooms, cable TV, wireless internet, lovely grounds and gardens to enjoy. Just like home.

Restaurants

The Homestead
2000 Swan Lake Boulevard, Independence, IA 50644 * 319-334-9055
www.homesteadrestaurant.com

Enjoy the décor of an old Iowa farmhouse with foods like pot roast, mashed potatoes and pies made from scratch, you will think that Grandma’s back in the kitchen!

Iowa City/Coralville (Johnson county)

Attractions

Antique Car Museum of Iowa
860 Quarry Road, Coralville, IA 52241 * 319-354-3310
www.acmoi.com

ACMOI showcases 90+ automobiles dating from 1899-1995. Also a 1928 Skelly gas station and model railroad exhibit.

The Iowa Children's Museum
1451 Coral Ridge Ave, Coralville, IA 52241 * 319-625-6255
www.theicm.org

Family attraction for hands-on, minds-on fun! Interactive exhibits including Take Flight!, inspire all children to imagine, create, discover and explore through the Power of Play!

University of Iowa Athletics Hall of Fame an Museum
2425 Prairie Meadow Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242 * 319-384-1031
www.hawkeyesports.com

A Hawkeye Fan’s Ultimate Fantasy. Come experience more than 100 years of athletic excellence. Mon-Fri 11 AM – 6 PM; Sat 10 AM – 6 PM; Sun 12 PM – 5 PM.

US Army Corps of Engineers - Coralville Lake Project
2850 Prairie Du Chien Road NE, Iowa City, IA 52240 * 319-338-3543 Ext. 6300
www.coralvillelake.org

Campgrounds, boat ramps, beaches, hiking and biking trails provide outdoor recreation variety at Coralville Lake. Don’t miss the Devonian Fossil Gorge, our star attraction.

Information/Services

City of Coralville
1512 7th Street, Coralville, IA 52241 * 319-248-1700
www.coralville.org

Enjoy Coralville! Visit the Iowa Children’s Museum, Iowa Firefighters Memorial, and Iowa River Landing-home to the Coralville Marriott. Shopping, trails, and hospitality await!

Iowa City/Coralville Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
900 1st Ave/Hayden Fry Way, Coralville, IA 52241 * 800-283-6592
www.iowacitycoralvillearea.org

Big Ten University excitement, Iowa’s shopping playground, fistful of festivals, and fantastic historical and cultural events. Iowa City, Coralville, and North Liberty will surprise you!

Kalona (Washington county)

Attractions

Kalona Historical Village & Tours
715 D Avenue, Kalona, IA 52247 * 319-656-2519
www.kalonaiowa.org

Kalona Historical Village in Kalona, Iowa is the “Best Kept Secret in Iowa”. Come visit and see why there is something for every member of the family.

Information/Services

Kalona Area Chamber of Commerce
514 B Avenue, Kalona, IA 52247 * 319-656-2660
www.kalonachamber.org

Quaint town offers Amish heritage, fine dining, and unique shopping experiences. A walking tour of 42 quilt blocks installed in our sidewalks is available.

Lodging

Pull'r Inn Motel
Hwy 1 & 22, Kalona, IA 52247 * 319-656-3611
www.pullrinn.com

Twenty-nine rooms with king and queen beds, whirlpool suite, cable TV and continental breakfast. Located nine miles west of Riverside Casino and Golf Resort.

Keokuk (Lee county)

Information/Services

Keokuk Area Convention & Tourism Bureau
329 Main Street, Keokuk, IA 52632 * 800-383-1219
www.keokukiowatourism.org

Iowa's southern-most city filled with history, beauty and hospitality. Iowa, Illinois & Missouri come together here for a unique travel experience. You're always welcome in Keokuk!

Ladora (Iowa county)

Information/Services

Iowa County Conservation Board
2550 G Avenue, Ladora, IA 52251 * 319-355-8465
www.mycountyparks.com

Come enjoy the parks and facilities of Iowa County, including the newly constructed Lake Iowa Nature Center at Lake Iowa and Gateway Park in Marengo.

Lamont (Buchanan county)

Shopping

Bossen Implement, Inc.
300 Washburn Ave Hwy 187 S, Lamont, IA 50650 * 563-924-2880
www.bossenimp.com

Farm toys for the shelf or the sandbox. Thousands of toys on display, U.S. toys, foreign toys, construction toys, trucks, animals. Monday-Saturday 9-5.

Lansing (Allamakee county)

Attractions

Buffalo Bill Museum & River Pilots' Pier
199 North Front Street, LeClaire, IA 52753 * 563-289-5580
www.buffalovillmuseumleclaire.com

The Buffalo Bill Museum is on the Mississippi and contains artifacts from Buffalo Bill, Riverboat Pilots, Suak & Fox Indians, Pioneer life and the last wooden hulled steamboat “Lonestar”.

Information/Services

Lansing Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 156, Lansing, IA 52151 * 563-538-4757
www.lansingiowa.com

Explore the many recreational, artistic, and scenic treasures of Lansing; a friendly, small Mississippi town with unique shops, dining, lodging, special events, and entertainment.

Lodging

Holiday Inn Express LeClaire
1201 Canal Shore Drive, LeClaire, IA 52753 * 563-289-9978
hiexpress.com/leclaireia

Located on the banks of the Mississippi River, one mile east of I-80. Great views from balcony rooms, stay smart breakfast and bedding.

Scenic Valley Motel
1608 Main Street, Lansing, IA 52151 * 563-538-5245

Clean, cable TV, wireless internet, individually controlled heat and air. Coffee room with refrigerator and microwave. Boat parking and charging stations available. Reservations recommended.

Lone Tree (Johnson county)

Information/Services

Iowa State Snowmobile Association
PO Box 435, Lone Tree, IA 52755 * 319-629-4630
www.iowasnowmobiler.com

The Iowa State Snowmobile Association is a non-profit, state wide group of snowmobile enthusiast dedicated to developing and promoting safe snowmobiling throughout Iowa.

Lowden (Cedar county)

Lodging

Goodlove Inn, LLC
PO Box 460, Lowden, IA 52255 * 563-941-7572
www.goodloveinn.com

Accomodations on 25-acre wooded river estate. $75 a night per couple includes taxes and choice of breakfast, lunch or dinner. No pets or children. Fishing, hiking, relaxing, private. Year-round.

Maharishi Vedic City (Jefferson county)

Information/Services

Maharishi Vedic City, Visitor Center
1734 Jasmine Ave, Maharishi Vedic City, IA 52556 * 641-470-7000
www.maharishivediccity.com

Iowa’s newest city features Vedic architecture, luxury hotels, health spas, consciousness-based education, an open-air Vedic observatory, organic farming, and sustainable utilities. Self guided tours.

Manchester (Delaware county)

Information/Services

Manchester Area Chamber of Commerce
200 East Main Street, Manchester, IA 52057 * 563-927-4141
www.manchesteriowa.org

A community of 5,000 with 500,000 living and working within 60 minutes. All the advantages of a small community-all the benefits of a large community.

Maquoketa (Jackson county)

Attractions

Jackson County Conservation, Hurstville Interpretive Center
18670 63rd Street, Maquoketa, IA 52060 * 563-652-3783
www.jacksonccb.com

One mile North of Maquoketa on highway 61. County information center, historic and nature exhibits. Interpretive trail through wetland and prairie environments. Public restrooms.

Ohnward Fine Arts Center
1215 East Platt Street, Maquoketa, IA 52060 * 563-652-9815
www.ohnwardfineartscenter.com

Showcasing world-class performing artists in the 841-seat Kopel Theatre and stunning visual artistry in the Drew Gallery, Ohnward Fine Arts Center is THE destination in Jackson County.

Old City Hall Art Gallery
121 South Olive Street, Maquoketa, IA 52060 * 563-652-3405
www.oldcityhallgallery.com

Master oil painter artist- Rose Frantzen Smithsonian Exhibitor. Daily hours or by appointment. On Grant Wood Scenic Byway.

Information/Services

Maquoketa Area Chamber of Commerce
117 South Main Street, Maquoketa, IA 52060 * 800-989-4602
www.maquoketachamber.com

Organized to advance the economic well being of the Maquoketa area, making it a better place to reside, conduct business and professional endeavors.

Lodging

Squiers Manor Bed & Breakfast
418 West Pleasant Street, Maquoketa, IA 52060 * 563-652-6961
www.squiersmanor.com

Romantic, luxurious, Victorian mansion circa 1882. Eight elegant rooms including bridal suite. Whirlpools, evening dessert, full complimentary breakfast. Awake to aroma of home-baked goodies.

Shopping

Banowetz Antique Mall & Showroom
123 McKinsey Dr, Maquoketa, IA 52060 * 563-652-2359
www.banowetzantiques.com

Over 150 dealers and 50,000 square feet. Victorian walnut, golden oak, country pine furniture, clocks, lamps, glassware, toys, unique and collectibles. Layaway and delivery available.

Wineries

The Iowa Wine Trail
18345 55th St, Maquoketa, IA 52060 * 563-652-5104
www.iowawinetrail.com

The Iowa Wine Trail is in the Upper Mississippi Valley Viticulture Area which was spared glaciers leaving soils and slopes that produce wonderful grapes and wine.

Marengo (Iowa county)

Wineries

Fireside Winery
1755 P Avenue, Marengo, IA 52301 * 319-662-4222
www.firesidewinery.com

The outdoor patio with stone hearth and pastoral views create a serene setting to enjoy Fireside Winery’s hand-crafted, award winning wines. Retail and tasting room.

Marion (Linn county)

Attractions

Linn County Conservation Department
1890 County Home Rd, Marion, IA 52302 * 319-892-6450
www.LinnCountyParks.com

Camping, canoe trips, cabins, hiking and biking trails, lodges and shelters, fishing, group campgrounds, winter sports, public hunting, Wickiup Hill Outdoor Learning Center, and more!

Information/Services

Marion Chamber of Commerce
1225 6th Ave, Suite 100, Marion, IA 52302 * 319-377-6316
www.marioncc.org

Visit downtown Cultural and Entertainment District with antique shops, specialty stores, dining and historic buildings. Offering visitor information to make your visit a special treat.

Marquette/McGregor (Clayton county)

Attractions

Lady Luck Casino Marquette
Hwy 18, Marquette, IA 52158 * 800-496-8238
www.ladyluckmarquette.com

This gracious oasis offers your favorite slots and table games. Enjoy delicious buffets and live entertainment.

Spook Cave & Campground
13299 Spook Cave Rd, McGregor, IA 52157 * 563-873-2144
www.spookcave.com

Cave tours by boat! Explore the stalactites and formations of Spook Cave by guided boat. Unique family fun. Full camping including log cabin rentals.

Information/Services

McGregor-Marquette Chamber of Commerce
146 Main Street, McGregor, IA 52157 * 800-896-0910
www.mcgreg-marq.org

Nestled between the bluffs and bordered by the Mississippi, our two historic towns offer a casino, winery, brewery, great outdoor recreation, shops, restaurants, lodging, and more!

Lodging

Eagles Landing Bed & Breakfast/Winery
127 North St, Marquette, IA 52158 * 563-873-2509
www.halvorson.org/eagleslanding

Located along the Mississippi River in an Oak timber-frame home. Serving a home cooked 4-course breakfast. Experience a totally relaxing stay. Free wine tasting daily.

Frontier Motel
101 South 1st Street, Marquette, IA 52158 * 888-681-0144
www.thefrontiermotel.com

On the Mississippi River next to casino, marina, parks, restaurants. Exceptionally clean, well kept rooms with the latest amenities. Outdoor pool, wireless internet, reasonable rates.

Stauer House Bed and Breakfast
629 Main Street, McGregor, IA 52157 * 563-873-2713
www.stauerhouse.com

This lovely Victorian home is 127 years old and is now a bed and breakfast of four rooms. Located in McGregor, Iowa.

Restaurants

Old Man River Restaurant & Brewery
123 A Street, McGregor, IA 52157 * 563-873-1999
www.oldmanriverbrewery.com

Join the Old Man for a first class dining experience in a casual atmosphere. Located in historic McGregor, Iowa. Closed on Tuesdays.

Monticello (Jones county)

Attractions

Camp Courageous of Iowa
12007 190th Street, Monticello, IA 52310 * 319-465-5916
www.campcourageous.org

Camp Courageous is a year around camp for people with disabilities. Runs on donations. Tours of the camp are available seven days a week.

Information/Services

Monticello Area Chamber of Commerce
204 East First Street, Monticello, IA 52310 * 319-465-5626
www.macc-ia.us

Come and see what we have to offer. Antiques, unique shops, eateries, camping, canoe the river, “Fun on Friday Nights”, and July 4th events.

Montrose (Lee county)

Information/Services

City of Montrose
PO Box 57, Montrose, IA 52639 * 319-463-5533
www.montroseia.us

Beautiful Montrose is located on the Mississippi River half way between Fort Madison and Keokuk. Take in the peaceful view from our riverfront.

Mount Pleasant (Henry county)

Attractions

Iris City Antique Mall 2
1415 West Washington Street, Mount Pleasant, IA 52641 * 319-385-7515

28 dealers feature railroad collectibles, linens, jewelry, glassware, stoneware, farm literature, and antique price guides. Open daily 10-5. The building with the car on top!

Midwest Old Threshers
405 East Threshers Rd, Mount Pleasant, IA 52641 * 319-385-8937
www.oldthreshers.com

Old Threshers Reunion celebrates agricultural heritage of the Midwest. Five-days ending Labor Day. Steam engines, antique tractors, horses, trolleys, trains, log village and threshing meals.

Information/Services

HenryCounty Tourism
124 South Main, Mount Pleasant, IA 52641 * 319-385-3101
www.mountpleasantiowa.org

Whether it’s the simplicity of our hospitality, authentic seasonal events, activities, interesting history or our beautified great outdoors, Henry County is for everyone.

Mount Vernon (Linn county)

Information/Services

Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group
311 1st St NW, Mount Vernon, IA 52314 * 319-210-9935
www.visitmvl.com

Experience the charm of this historic, cultural stroll zone that includes distinctive nationally recognized cuisine, art, antiques, and specialty shops. Find out more at www.visitmvl.com.

Lodging

Sleep Inn & Suites
310 Virgil Avenue, Mount Vernon, IA 52314 * 319-895-0055
www.choicehotels.com/hotel/ia111

Free in-room high-speed internet access, indoor pool, whirlpool, exercise room, business class and suite rooms, and free deluxe continental breakfast with fresh waffles.

Muscatine (Muscatine county)

Attractions

Friends of Pine Creek Grist Mill
1226 Vista Court, Muscatine, IA 52761 * 563-263-4818
www.pinecreekgristmill.com

Operating 1848 grain mill. On the National Register. Open Wednesday - Sunday afternoon, June – mid September. Open weekends May and mid-September thru mid-October. In Wildcat Den State Park.

Muscatine History & Industry Center
117 West Second Street, Muscatine, IA 52761 * 563-263-1052
www.muscatinehistory.org

Discover how Muscatine annually produced 1.5 billion buttons from shells found on the river bottom. Explore other exhibits featuring products made in Muscatine.

Information/Services

Muscatine Convention & Visitors Bureau
215 Sycamore St, Muscatine, IA 52761 * 800-257-3275
www.meetmuscatine.com

Historic downtown Muscatine welcomes visitors with a variety of shopping and dining experiences. Muscatine County’s natural areas offer many recreational opportunities for camping and boating.

Lodging

Clarion Hotel
2915 North Hwy 61, Muscatine, IA 52761 * 563-264-5550
www.holidayinn.com/muscatineia

Muscatine’s premier full-service hotel features 112 guest rooms, indoor pool, whirlpool, free high speed internet, Iowa Room restaurant, Distillery Lounge, and banquet space on site.

Nashua (Chickasaw county)

Attractions

Chickasaw County Historical Society
2729 Cheyenne Ave, Nashua, IA 50658 * 641-435-2567
www.chickasawtrails.com

Pioneer Village Museum. See Dr. Pitts’ office, composer of the song “Church in the Wildwood”, Depot Cottage, jail, one room schoolhouse, log cabins, general store.

Little Brown Church in the Vale
2730 Cheyenne Ave, Nashua, IA 50658 * 641-435-2027
www.littlebrownchurch.org

Home of the world famous hymn “The Church in the Wildwood”; site of thousands of weddings, Annual Marriage Reunion 1st Sunday in August; Visitor’s Welcome.

Information/Services

Chickasaw County Tourism Committee
15 W. Main St., New Hampton, IA 50659 * 641-394-2021
www.chichasawtrails.com

Follow the Chickasaw Trail. Enjoy Pioneer Village Museum, Buffalo Tours, Viking rocks and the world famous Little Brown Church in the Vale.

New London (Henry county)

Attractions

Dover Historical Museum
213 West Main Street, New London, IA 52645 * 319-367-2573
www.dovermus.org

Exhibits of local history, quilts, agriculture, military, former businesses, one-room school, and 1930’s house. Genealogical/county records. May-December, Saturday and Sunday 1:00 – 4:00 or appointment.

New Vienna (Dubuque county)

Information/Services

New Vienna Area Historical Socity
7396 Columbus Street, New Vienna, IA 52065 * 563-921-2620

Heritage House Museum in New Vienna, Iowa. 23 rooms of antiques, quilts, collections, murals, Veterans Memorial Wall, senior citizen activities, youth activities, quilting, guided tours.

North Liberty (Johnson county)

Lodging

Scales Pointe Camping & Boating
1850 Sales Bend Road, North Liberty, IA 52317 * 319-665-3474
www.scalespointe.com

Ninety-one campsites. Full hook-ups. Reservation only. Mature trees. Sits on Coralville Lake Reservoir. Weekly entertainment, full bar and restaurant. Family friendly.

Other (Other county)

Attractions

American Gothic House Center
300 American Gothic Street, Eldon, IA 52554 * 641-652-3352
www.theamericangothichouse.net

Visit the house that inspired Grant Wood’s famous painting American Gothic. Pose for a photograph, hayfork in hand, and learn about Wood’s life and work.

Preston (Jackson county)

Wineries

Iowa Grape Vines Winery
45062 17th Street, Preston, IA 52069 * 563-940-3830
www.iowagrapevines.com

Small family winery with dry to sweet wines and 100% real grape juice. Come and picnic by our vineyard. Free tastings and tours.

Quad Cities (Scott county)

Attractions

Celebration River Cruises
2501 River Dr, Moline, IL 61265 * 800-297-0034
www.celebrationbelle.com

Cruise the Mississippi River aboard the largest non-gaming riverboat on the Upper Mississippi. Boarding locations in Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin. Visit us at celebrationbelle.com.

Family Museum
2900 Learning, Campus Dr, Bettendorf, IA 52722 * 563-344-4106
www.familymuseum.org

A unique, fun-packed, hands-on Museum designed for children and families to share in the joy of discovery, investigation, and learning together.

Isle Casino Hotel Bettendorf and Quad Cities Waterfront Convention Center
1800 Isle Parkway #A, Bettendorf, IA 52722 * 800-724-5825
www.theislebettendorf.com

40,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space with over 500 comfortable rooms in Iowa’s largest hotel complex. Delicious dining and 24 hour casino gaming.

John Deere Pavilion
1400 River Dr, Moline, IL 61265 * 309-765-1000
www.johndeereattractions.com

The legend of John Deere lives on at the world's most comprehensive agricultural exhibit. A historical showcase and modern-day celebration of the heartland.

Putnam Museum & IMAX® Theatre
1717 West 12th Street, Davenport, IA 52804 * 563-324-1933
www.putnam.org

Connecting you to cultures and environments throughout time and around the globe-The Putnam Museum and IMAX 3D Giant Screen. It's like being there!

Quad City Symphony Orchestra
327 Brady Street, Davenport, IA 52801 * 563-322-7276
www.qcsymphony.com

The Quad City Symphony Orchestra performs classical, popular, and chamber music concerts at the Adler Theatre, Augustana College, LeClaire Park, the i- wireless Center, and many other venues.

River Cruises
, Port of LeClaire, IA 52753 * 800-331-1467
www.riverboattwilight.com

Join us for a relaxing two-day overnight cruise aboard the Victorian styled Riverboat Twilight. Cruising from LeClaire, Iowa to Dubuque, Iowa and return.

Information/Services

Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau
1601 River Drive Suite 110, Moline, IL 61265 * 800-747-7800
www.visitquadcities.com

Explore the Mississippi River, John Deere history, riverboats, theatre, festivals, and museums in the Quad Cities (Davenport, Bettendorf-Iowa, and Moline/East Moline, Rock Island-Illinois).

Lodging

Clarion Hotel & Convention Center
5202 North Brady Street, Davenport, IA 52806 * 563-391-1230
www.clarionhoteldav.com

Large indoor fun center featuring an indoor pool, whirlpool and arcade. Conveniently located off of I-80 & I-74. Restaurant and lounge on-site. Group packages available.

Villages of East Davenport Merchant Association
2107 East 11th St, Davenport, IA 52803 * 563-322-4242
www.villageofeastdavenport.com

Take a stroll down the streets of this quaint shopping district located on the banks of the Mississippi. Enjoy the fine shopping, food, and drink.

Transportation

Quad City International Airport
2200 69th Avenue, Moline, IL 61265 * 309-764-9621
www.qcairport.com

The Quad City International Airport services Eastern Iowans. Five airlines fly nonstop to eleven cities with connections beyond. Call your travel agent for fares to/from the Quad Cities. (Airport code: MLI)

Riverside (Washington county)

Attractions

Riverside Casino and Golf Resort
3184 Hwy 22, Riverside, IA 52327 * 877-677-3456
www.riversidecasinoandresort.com

Iowa’s destination resort: Vegas inspired casino, luxurious hotel, Event Center, fine dining, spa, shopping, world class golf course, indoor/outdoor pool, and show lounge.

Sabula (Jackson county)

Information/Services

Jackson County Area Tourism Association
60488 Hwy 64, Sabula, IA 52070 * 800-342-1837
www.jacksoncountyiowa.com

Travel information center located in a replica of a one-room school house. Included are a local craft shop, playground and restrooms. Open April-October, Thursday through Sunday from 10 - 5.

Spillville (Winneshiek county)

Attractions

Bily Clocks Museum / Antonin Dvorak Exhibit
323 South Main Street, Spillville, IA 52168 * 563-562-3569
www.bilyclocks.org

Come and explore Spillville, the oldest CZECH Village in Iowa. Home of the Bily Clocks Museum/Antonin Dvorak Exhibit.

Spragueville (Jackson county)

Lodging

Whispering Meadows Resort
34580 100th Street, Spragueville, IA 52074 * 877-968-9747
www.whisperingmeadowsresort.com

Open year round. Enjoy fishing, hiking, biking, sledding, skiing and three housekeeping cabins with heat and air conditioning on 200 acres, 3 miles south of Springbrook, Iowa.

St. Donatus (Jackson county)

Information/Services

St. Donatus Historical Society
PO Box 66, St. Donatus, IA 52071 * 563-773-2480
www.gehlenhouse.com

Picturesque Luxembourg Village Gehlen House Bed & Breakfast and Kalmes Restaurant. See the largest collection of Luxembourg architecture outside of Europe in beautiful Jackson County.

Strawberry Point (Clayton county)

Information/Services

Strawberry Point Economic Development Fund, Inc
105 West Mission Street, Strawberry Point, IA 52076 * 563-933-4417
www.strawberrypt.com

Home of World’s Largest Strawberry, historic Franklin Hotel, and Backbone State Park. Strawberry Days second weekend in June, Bluegrass Festival last weekend in July, Historic 1888 Dinner third weekend in November.

Swedesburg (Henry county)

Attractions

Swedish American Museum
107 James Ave, Swedesburg, IA 52652 * 319-254-2317
www.swedishheritagesociety.org

The Museum honors Swedish immigrants of the 1860s-1920s with a museum, country store, huckster wagon building and stuga (cottage). Open 9-4 Mon-Tues and Thurs-Sat.

Tipton (Cedar county)

Attractions

Cedar County Board
400 Cedar St, Tipton, IA 52772 * 563-942-6670
www.oldcedarcountyjail.com

The Old Cedar County Jail in Tipton was the last operating “Mom and Pop” Jail in Iowa. Official museum of the ISSDA, open by appointment.

Information/Services

Tipton Community Development
520 Cedar Street, Tipton, IA 52772 * 563-886-6350
www.tiptoniowa.us

Historic downtown with unique shopping. Victorian homes driving/walking tour, family aquatic center, Carnegie library, Grant Wood Collection, Hardacre Film Festival. Great local dining establishments.

Villages of Van Buren (Van Buren county)

Attractions

Bonaparte Main Street
PO Box 51, Bonaparte, IA 52620 * 319-592-3400
www.bonaparte-iowa.com

National Historic District on Des Moines Riverfront. Cemetery and garden tours, progressive luncheons, Christmas candlelight dinner, and home tour. Hike Lindsay Wilderness; visit Auntie Green Museum.

Historic Greef General Store
816 Franklin St, Keosauqua, IA 52565 * 319-592-3579
www.greefstore.com

1840’s restored building with antiques, crafts, and museum. Nestled along the riverside park with quaint shops, this Bentonsport Historic Village is a fun and relaxing getaway.

Villages Folk School
PO Box 51, Bonaparte, IA 52620 * 319-592-3700
www.villagesfolkschool.com

Register for a Villages Folk School class, book a B & B in a historic riverfront town, and discover “Living in the Arts” in Van Buren County, Iowa!

Information/Services

Keosauqua Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 511, Keosauqua, IA 52565 * 319-293-7737
www.keosauqua.com

Nestled in the horseshoe bend of Des Moines River, you will find Iowa's oldest courthouse, Lacey State Park, Lake Sugema, dining, lodging and shopping.

Villages of Van Buren
902 4th Street, Keosauqua, IA 52565 * 800-868-7822
www.villagesofvanburen.com

We have the spot for your dream vacation! Our 12 historic villages offer a variety of choices from majestic parks to romantic B & B’s to fabulous festivals.

Lodging

Bonaparte Inn
802 First Street, Bonaparte, IA 52620 * 800-319-3234
www.bonaparteinn.com

Enjoy a bed and breakfast Inn with all amenities. Interior and exterior group function space complete with all services is available for your special event.

Hotel Manning & Motor Inn
100 Van Buren Street, Keosauqua, IA 52565 * 800-728-2718
www.thehotelmanning.com

Historic Hotel Bed and Breakfast with 16 antique-filled rooms and a suite. Plus a 19-room modern Motor Inn with 10 river-view rooms.

Vinton (Benton county)

Information/Services

Benton Development Group
303 1st Avenue, Vinton, IA 52349 * 319-472-5545
www.bentoncountyiowa.com

Creating a memory is easy at Benton County’s historic sites. Golf courses, speedway, community events, diverse restaurants, specialty shops, tour attractions and beautiful parks.

Washington (Washington county)

Information/Services

Washington Chamber of Commerce
202 West Main, Washington, IA 52353 * 319-653-3272
www.washingtoniowachamber.com

Historic downtown square boasts unique shopping, ethnic restaurants, Centennial Fountain with multi-colored light show. Great parks, recreation, gardens, barnquilttours, and the World's Tallest Cornstalk.

Waterloo (Black Hawk county)

Attractions

Grout Museum District
503 South Street, Waterloo, IA 50701 * 319-234-6357
www.groutmuseumdistrict.org

Bluedorn Science Imaginarium, Grout Museum of History & Science, Rensselaer Russell House Museum, NEW Sullivan Brothers Iowa Veterans Museum. Something for everyone!

Isle Casino & Hotel at Waterloo
777 Isle of Capri Boulevard, Waterloo, IA 50701 * 800-THE-ISLE
www.theislewaterloo.com

Home to hot gaming action with video poker, slots, table games, and a poker room. Offering giveaways, live music, and three restaurants.

Waterloo Centre for the Arts
225 Commercial Street, Waterloo, IA 50701 * 319-291-4490
www.waterloocenterforthearts.org

Explore our galleries, classes, room rentals, school/group tours, ArtHouse Café, Gift Store, music events, and Phelps Youth Pavilion (hands-on children’s museum)!

Information/Services

Waterloo Convention & Visitors Bureau
500 Jefferson Street, Waterloo, IA 50701 * 800-728-8431
www.travelwaterloo.com

Experience history, culture, festivals, performing arts, John Deere tours, Galleria de Paco, and award-winning attractions. Enjoy 100+ miles of recreational trails, golf, dining and shopping.

Waukon (Allamakee county)

Information/Services

Allamakee County Economic Development
101 West Main, Waukon, IA 52172 * 800-824-1424
www.visitiowa.org

History and nature blend into beautiful parks and recreation in Allamakee County. Four-season paradise offers: horseback riding, hiking, canoeing, camping, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and hunting.

Waukon Chamber of Commerce
101 West Main Street, Waukon, IA 52172 * 563-568-4110
www.waukon.org

Waverly (Bremer county)

Information/Services

Waverly Chamber of Commerce
118 East Bremer Avenue, Waverly, IA 50677 * 319-352-4526
www.waverlyia.com

A college town offering interesting historical attractions, recreational opportunities and great shopping. Enjoy golfing, swimming, the Waverly Rail Trail for biking, hiking and cross-country skiing.

West Branch (Cedar county)

Attractions

Hebert Hoover Presidential Museum
210 Parkside Drive, West Branch, IA 52358 * 319-643-5301
www.hoover.archives.gov

Experience the many sides of the only president from Iowa and see changing exhibits at the Hoover Museum – one of thirteen U.S. Presidential Museums.

Herbert Hoover National Historic Site
110 Parkside Drive, West Branch, IA 52358 * 319-643-2541
www.nps.gov/heho

The landscape and buildings of Herbert Hoover’s early years tell how family and community opened a world of opportunity to a child of simple beginnings.

Herbert Hoover Presidential Library Association
302 Parkside Dr, West Branch, IA 52358 * 800-828-0475
www.hooverassociation.org

The Association, a membership group providing funds for the Hoover Presidential Library and National Historic Site, also sponsors weekend events, a college scholarship, and more.

Information/Services

Main Street West Branch
109 North Downey Street, West Branch, IA 52358 * 319-643-7100
www.mainstreetwestbranch.org

Historic Main Street West Branch delivers whether you’re in the mood for jambalaya, pizza, fine arts, antiques or one of Iowa’s finest wineries or museums.

West Union (Fayette county)

Information/Services

West Union Chamber of Commerce
101 North Vine Street, West Union, IA 52175 * 563-422-3070
www.westunion.com

2009 Iowa Great Place, one of two Green Pilot Communities in Iowa working to create a model sustainable city, trout fishing, trails, Fayette County Fair.

Williamsburg (Iowa county)

Information/Services

Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 982, Williamsburg, IA 52361 * 319-668-1500
www.williamsburgiowa.org

Come enjoy Williamsburg’s beautiful parks aquatic and recreation center; coffee shops; restaurants; retail businesses and shops all in the setting of The Williamsburg Town Square.

Shopping

Tanger Outlet Center
150 Tanger Dr, Williamsburg, IA 52361 * 800-406-2887 Ext.0
www.tangeroutlet.com

Savvy bargain hunters know where to find great deals on brand name merchandise at Tanger Outlets! Buy direct from the manufacturer at over 55 outlets.

Wyoming (Jones county)

Attractions

Calkins Square
PO Box 76, Wyoming, IA 52362 * 563-488-3970
www.showcase.netins.net/web/calkinssquare

Step back in time at Calkins Square. View the doctor’s office and home that contains the original items used by three generations. Tours by appointment.

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