- TripBuzz found 47 things to do indoors in the Iowa City area. From Colonial Bowling Lanes to University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 28 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 27 different types of things to do inside in or near Iowa City, Iowa. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Music Venue and Natural History Museums.
- There are 14 indoor activities in Iowa City, and 33 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Cedar Rapids, Amana, Coralville and West Branch.
A great place for the family, Colonial Bowling Lanes offers entertaining bowling, golf, and more. Visitors can enjoy food and drinks at the bar, purchase gear at the pro shop, and play arcade games, darts, and more.
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Featuring both extensive permanent collections and a changing array of visiting art exhibitions, the University of Iowa Museum of Art also hosts lectures and other educational and cultural special events.
The play's the thing at The Englert Theater, a versatile community performance venue and art space. The Theater's programming appeals to children, teens and adults. This venue specializes in local and regional talent.
A nonprofit organization, Iowa City's FilmScene brings a variety of culturally enriching films to the area, including classics, independent films, foreign films, and art house films. The group also hosts a variety of special events.
Featuring professional actors, Riverside Theatre Company showcases a mix of modern to classical plays, from A.R. Gurney to Shakespeare. The theater company hosts community events like poetry readings, acting workshops, and more.
Marcus Theaters Sycamore 12 is a local movie theater showing the latest released films to its guests. The theater offers a number of amenities, including full stadium seating in all 12 auditoriums as well as ticket specials and promotions.
Located on the campus of the University of Iowa, Hancher Auditorium offers visitors a variety of performing arts events, from music festivals to comedians. Each year, the auditorium hosts different artist residencies for theater, film, music, dance, and more.
Bijou Cinema is a movie theater within the University of Iowa that offers open screen nights, late-night film showings, and foreign film showings. The cinema also presents late-night forums to engage the students and the community.