- TripBuzz found 64 things to do with kids in or near Amana, Iowa, including 59 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Coralville and Marion.
- From Amana Heritage Museum to Amana Colonies National Historic Landmark, the Amana area offers 36 different types of family activities, including: Theaters, History Museums, Gift Shops and Historic Sites.
- Part of the Iowa Prairie, the Amana Colonies provide a rich history in pioneer living. Tourists often frequent the area to purchase locally made crafts and homemade goods. This area encompasses seven villages and having such a diverse heritage, has many residents who speak more than one language. Tourists can also learn more about Colonial living at The Amana Heritage Society, Amana Woolen Mill and the Barn Museum.
The Amana Colonies National Historic Landmark includes 60 shops, several museums, countless restaurants and numerous tours. Visitors can stay on-site at one of the many bed and breakfasts, motels or RV parks.
Featuring 44 lanes, Westdale Bowling Center offers both open and league bowling along with a laser tag arena. The center provides food and beverages, arcade game machines, pool tables, cosmic bowling and optional bumpers.