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Dubuque Welcome Center

300 Main St., Ste. 100, Dubuque, IA 52001
(563) 556-4372
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Ranked #11 of 26 Attractions in Dubuque
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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Round Lake Beach, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Dave at the Hampton was my best helper but the visit center was also helpful. I love getting maps from the states I visit and Iowa didn't disappoint.

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Dubuque, Iowa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This was a great place to stop before we began our discovery of the Dubuque attractions. The employee there was so helpful and knowledgeable. Made sure we left with a handful of maps and brochures. So glad we stopped there first!

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Palm Bay, Florida
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456 reviews 456 reviews
262 attraction reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Thought this visitor center was just a place to pick up hotel brochures, restaurant information and attractions in the area. It was far more than that. Lots of memoribilia on President Grant, his wife, children and grandchildren. Very well down.

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Powell OH
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We contacted this group prior to our visit and they provided visitor guides for activities available. Printed materials were attractive and informative. We visited the center (which is close to the National Mississippi River Museum) while we were in Dubuque to pick up additional information.

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Dubuque, Iowa
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51 reviews 51 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

Great place to get all your Dubuque tourist souvenirs. Close to many restaurants on main st so stop by before or after grabbing lunch

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Good location downtown. 5 different walking maps available for $2 each. Offers info on sites and good recommendations.

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Vinton
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We couldn't find anywhere that sells Trapestine carmels in town so we stopped here. They do have a small selection of the carmels for sale. These are the best carmels I have ever eaten.

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Dixon, IL
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154 reviews 154 reviews
28 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

We found this to be a helpful place to visit for information about things to see & do while in Dubuque. All of our questions were answered by a lady who had grown up here. In addition to clean restrooms, the center had lots of gifts, books & wines from the area.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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146 reviews 146 reviews
57 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

Stopped by on day one to get some maps and brochures. The office is situated on Main Street with parking right across the street. The woman manning the desk was friendly and helpful. It really helps to make your visit more stress free to get the info you need before going off on a wild goose chase!

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Gurnee, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

A wide selection of area information is available here. The staff was helpful. We only wished that the brochures where organized a bit more clearly.

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