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Art on the River, Public Art Display

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Mississippi Riverwalk, Port of Dubuque, Dubuque, IA
+1 563-690-6064
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Nice stroll

Stumbled upon this early morning during a business trip. Found it to be a delightful experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
nachomatt
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Every Time Something New

This is a must because the art is defintely worth it and changes regularly. You might also spot a... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2017
slsteward
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Reedsburg, Wisconsin
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  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Mississippi Riverwalk, Port of Dubuque, Dubuque, IA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this early morning during a business trip. Found it to be a delightful experience. The art is interesting. The views are phenomenal. It was a nice intersection of history, commerce and modern art. A lovely public space.

Thank nachomatt
Reviewed August 10, 2017

This is a must because the art is defintely worth it and changes regularly. You might also spot a barge or a River Boat while you are on this great walk.

Thank slsteward
Reviewed July 18, 2017

The art was a pleasant addition to the riverwalk and provided a reason to stop and ponder the art while enjoying the fresh air and views of the river. The stairs can be steep, but the walk can be accessed from inside the Grand River...More

Thank John S
Reviewed May 11, 2017

This is a really nice outdoor activity; get out and enjoy some fresh air and look at some art. Take some cool pictures with the family.

Thank 81Cally
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Just some scrap iron next to the nice walking path by the river. Calling it art is very iffy. Do the river walk and take a look for free.

Thank jaspermunch
Reviewed March 11, 2017

I went to the National River Museum and I happened to park at the Port of Dubuque. I happened onto the River Walk and the Art on the River. It was a sunny, cold day with a strong wind. I walked briskly along the art...More

Thank david_hance_iowa
Reviewed October 13, 2016

The Riverwalk on the Mississippi is nicely done and maintained. There are hanging plants on the light poles and lots of artwork (some a little modern). While we were there, a contractor was painting all the metal fencing/lights. Since it was chilly, we didn't do...More

Thank Sheilakeel
Reviewed September 5, 2016

We walked from the river museum and aquarium to the shot tower (which is where the walk ends). Very nicely paved (and wide!) path along the river front. There are a few spots with steps leading down right to the water. No swimming or wading,...More

Thank kren250
Reviewed September 4, 2016

We came together as a family and enjoyed the art displays on the river walk it was late afternoon and before we left it was night . Camera not working right so our pictures didn't turn out . We do have the memories forever of...More

Thank 13521FZ
Reviewed September 3, 2016

There are a few select pieces of art on a nicely groomed walk along the Mississippi. We got some good exercise walking and observing the art. Would have loved to see more pieces of art, though. Pleasant way to enjoy the river.

Thank takrafty
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