Amusement & Theme Parks, Historic Sites, Museums, Parks, Theaters, Zoos
Rate Ranges:  Free,  $ = less than $10,  $$ = $10 to $25,  $$$ = greater than $25
Cedar Rapids, Iowa City & Waterloo | Des Moines | Omaha
Quad Cities - Bettendorf, Davenport, Moline & Rock Island | Sioux City

Attractions include Amusement & Theme Parks, Historic Sites, Museums, Parks, Theaters, Zoos and more.

Map Call Attraction City Year Open Rate Range Type
National Motorcycle Museum Anamosa 1989 Free-$$ Museum / Gallery  
UNI-Dome Cedar Falls 1976 Varies Arena / Coliseum / Stadium  
African American Museum of Iowa Cedar Rapids 1993 $ Museum / Gallery NARM
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art Cedar Rapids 1906 $ Museum / Gallery NARM
Hawkeye Downs Speedway & Expo Center Cedar Rapids 1925 Varies Expo Center / Fairgrounds  
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library Cedar Rapids 1978 $-$$ Museum / Gallery NARM
Iowa Children's Museum Coralville 1999 $ Museum / Gallery  
Johnson County Historical Society Coralville 1967 Free-$ Museum / Gallery  
Vesterheim, The National Norwegian-American Museum & Heritage Center Decorah 1877 $-$$ Museum / Gallery NARM
Dubuque Museum of Art Dubuque 1874 Free Museum / Gallery NARM
Five Flags Center Dubuque 1840 Varies Arts / Cultural Center  
Mines of Spain Recreation Area / E.B. Lyons Interpretive & Nature Center Dubuque 1981 Free Park  
Backbone State Park Dundee 1920 Free-$$$ Park  
Carver-Hawkeye Arena Iowa City 1983 $-$$$ Arena / Coliseum / Stadium  
Kinnick Stadium Iowa City 1929 $-$$$ Arena / Coliseum / Stadium  
University of Iowa Stanley Museum of Art Iowa City 1969 Free Museum / Gallery NARM
Casino Queen Marquette Marquette 2000 Varies Casino / Gaming  
National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium Port of Dubuque 2003 $$-$$$ Aquarium  
Riverside Casino & Golf Resort Riverside 2005 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel Tama 1992 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Bluedorn Science Imaginarium Waterloo 1993 $ Science / Nature Center  
Cedar Valley Arboretum & Botanic Gardens Waterloo 1996 $ Gardens  
George Wyth State Park Waterloo 1940 Free Park  
Grout Museum District Waterloo 1934 $-$$ Museum / Gallery NARM
Isle Casino Hotel Waterloo Waterloo 2007 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Lost Island Waterpark Waterloo 2001 $-$$$ Waterpark  
McElroy Auditorium Waterloo 1936 Varies Arena / Coliseum / Stadium  
National Wrestling Hall of Fame Waterloo 2007 $ Museum / Gallery  
Phelps Youth Pavilion Waterloo 2007 $ Family Attraction  
Rensselaer Russell House Museum Waterloo 1861 $ Museum / Gallery  
Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area Waterloo 1996 Varies Agricultural / Livestock  
Sullivan Brothers Iowa Veterans Museum Waterloo 2008 $-$$ Museum / Gallery  
Waterloo Center for the Arts Waterloo 2007 Varies Museum / Gallery NARM
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library & Museum West Branch 1962 $ Museum / Gallery  
Rhythm City Casino Resort Davenport 2016 Varies Casino / Gaming  
 
Adventureland Resort Altoona 1974 $$$ Amusement Park  
Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino Altoona 1989 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Hilton Coliseum Ames 1971 $-$$$ Arena / Coliseum / Stadium  
Jack Trice Stadium Ames 1975 $-$$$ Arena / Coliseum / Stadium  
Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad / James H. Andrew Railroad Museum Boone 1975 $$$ Railroad  
Howell Tree Farm Cumming 1963 Varies Agricultural  
Blank Park Zoo Des Moines 1966 $-$$ Zoo  
Des Moines Art Center Des Moines 1948 Free Museum / Gallery NARM
Iowa Cubs Baseball Des Moines 1969 $-$$ Sports  
Iowa Events Center Des Moines 1955 Varies Arena / Coliseum / Stadium  
Principal Park Des Moines 1992 $-$$$ Sports  
Salisbury House Des Moines 1925 $ Historic Home  
Terrace Hill Des Moines 1869 $ Historic Home  
Knoxville Raceway Knoxville 1914 $-$$$ Motorsports  
National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum Knoxville 1990 $ Museum / Gallery  
Historical Society of Marshall County Marshalltown 1908 Free Historic District  
Stockman House (Frank Lloyd Wright) Mason City 1908 $ Historic Home  
Iowa Speedway Newton 2006 $-$$$ Motorsports  
Lakeside Hotel Casino Osceola 2000 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Fine Arts & Cultural Events of Mahaska County Oskaloosa 2003 Varies Arts / Cultural Center NARM
Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge Prairie City 1990 Free Wildlife Refuge  
Arts on Grand Spencer 1989 Free Museum / Gallery NARM
Museums of Story City Story City 1982 Free Museum / Gallery  
Buccaneer Arena Urbandale 1961 $-$$ Arena / Coliseum / Stadium  
Living History Farms Urbandale 1970 $-$$ Historic District  
Bob Feller Museum Van Meter 1995 Free Historic Home  
Iowa Quilt Museum Winterset 2016 $ Museum / Gallery NARM
John Wayne Birthplace & Museum Winterset 1907 Free-$$ Museum / Gallery  
Ameristar Council Bluffs Casino Hotel Council Bluffs 1996 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Harrah's Council Bluffs Hotel & Casino Council Bluffs 1996 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Horseshoe Council Bluffs Council Bluffs 1995 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Mid-America Center Council Bluffs 2002 Varies Arena / Coliseum / Stadium  
Raceway Park of the Midlands Pacific Junction 2002 $-$$$ Motorsports  
Bellevue State Park Bellevue Free-$$$ Park  
Isle Casino Hotel Bettendorf Bettendorf 2000 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Pzazz! Entertainment Complex Burlington 1994 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Figge Art Museum Davenport 1925 $ Museum / Gallery NARM
Putnam Museum & Science Center Davenport 1867 $ Museum / Gallery  
Iowa 80 Trucking Museum Walcott 2008 Free Museum / Gallery  
Arnolds Park Amusement Park Arnolds Park 1889 $$$ Amusement Park  
Pearson Lakes Art Center Okoboji 1965 Varies Arts / Cultural Center NARM
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City Sioux City 2014 Varies Casino / Gaming  
Sioux City Art Center Sioux City 1914 Free Museum / Gallery NARM
Stone State Park Sioux City 1912 Free Park  
Tyson Events Center Sioux City 2003 Varies Arena / Coliseum / Stadium  
WinnaVegas Casino Resort Sloan 1992 Varies Casino / Gaming  
King's Pointe Waterpark Resort Storm Lake 2007 $$ Waterpark