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Ranked #1 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #2 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks
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Ranked #3 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Aquariums; Specialty Museums
Owner description: The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium features the culture, creatures and history of our the Mississippi and all... more » Owner description: The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium features the culture, creatures and history of our the Mississippi and all our nation's rivers through dynamic exhibits and twelve large aquariums housed in two main centers. The impressive 10-acre riverfront campus includes a connecting plaza, a 3D/4D theater, boatyard, on-site dining options, and more! DIVE IN for a visit to the Museum & Aquarium, where fun & learning flow together! « less
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Ranked #4 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Scenic Railroads; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: Also known as the Fourth Street Elevator, this funicular railway has been called "the world's steepest, shortest scenic... more » Owner description: Also known as the Fourth Street Elevator, this funicular railway has been called "the world's steepest, shortest scenic railway." « less
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Ranked #5 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #6 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
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Ranked #7 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #8 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #9 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #10 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Libraries; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #11 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #12 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #13 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Sundown Mountain Resort in Dubuque, Iowa is one of the best Midwest ski resorts and the premier destination to take your... more » Owner description: Sundown Mountain Resort in Dubuque, Iowa is one of the best Midwest ski resorts and the premier destination to take your family skiing and snowboarding this winter! Conveniently located in the heart of the Midwest, Sundown Mountain Resort attracts skiers and snowboarders of all abilities looking for their winter adventure. At Sundown Mountain, we have something for everyone; whether you are an experienced winter enthusiast or just learning how to get down the hill, Sundown Mountain offers plenty of snowy fun and an unforgettable Midwest winter experience. Sundown is a true Midwest ski resort destination offering great snow and an unforgettable winter experience. « less
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Ranked #14 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #15 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Playgrounds
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Ranked #16 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Casinos
Owner description: Dubuque, Iowa is overflowing with things to do and see. Try your luck in Dubuque's state-of-the-art casino, Diamond Jo, or... more » Owner description: Dubuque, Iowa is overflowing with things to do and see. Try your luck in Dubuque's state-of-the-art casino, Diamond Jo, or enjoy all the sights, sounds and tastes of the city. No matter your particular taste, Dubuque has it! « less
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Ranked #17 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Ships; Landmarks
Owner description: Home of: Spirit of Dubuque, Miss Dubuque & Ice Harbor Galley The Spirit of Dubuque is the area's only authentic... more » Owner description: Home of: Spirit of Dubuque, Miss Dubuque & Ice Harbor Galley The Spirit of Dubuque is the area's only authentic paddle-wheeler on the Mississippi River. The Spirit of Dubuque offers exciting family entertainment. Cruising May-October with daily 1 hour & 2 hour narrated sightseeing cruises, 2 hour Dinner Cruises (Sunday-Friday), and 3 hour Dinner Cruises on Saturdays with a possible lock through at Lock & Dam #11. All Cruises offer eco & historic information. Advanced reservations recommended. « less
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Ranked #18 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Water Parks; Amusement Parks
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Ranked #19 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #20 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Casinos
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Ranked #21 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Observation Decks/ Towers; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Ranked #22 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Other
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Ranked #23 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #24 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: ; Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: Iowa's oldest cultural institution established in 1874 located in the heart of downtown Dubuque's cultural corridor. Museum... more » Owner description: Iowa's oldest cultural institution established in 1874 located in the heart of downtown Dubuque's cultural corridor. Museum Hours: Monday Closed, Tuesday - Friday: 10:00am to 5:00pm, Saturday and Sunday: 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day. Admission (as of January 2013) Adults $6, Seniors $5, Students $3, Members receive free daily admission. « less
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Ranked #25 of 26 attractions in Dubuque
Category: Educational Sites; Landmarks
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Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: Located in Cable Car Square in Downtown Dubuque, Iowa, and historic Downtown Galena, IL, the galleries features original... more » Owner description: Located in Cable Car Square in Downtown Dubuque, Iowa, and historic Downtown Galena, IL, the galleries features original creations from over 100 US artists, many who are from Dubuque and the tri-state area. The mission of our gallery is to offer high quality handmade items at affordable prices. Knowing all of our artists personally enables us to accurately describe their processes and products. « less
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