EASTERN IOWA TOURISM

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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.

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