- Our list of the best things to do in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, features the top 87 nearby activities — including 37 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Cedar Rapids, IA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 28 things to do within the city of Cedar Rapids, IA , followed by 59 popular activities in nearby cities, including Iowa City, Amana, Coralville, Marion, Anamosa and Solon
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1400 Inspiration Place SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404 MoreLess Info
The National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library is a relatively new attraction aimed at learning about the Czech and Slovak culture. Exhibits include a replica of a steamer ship, plus paintings and sculptures.
Presenting a selection of ballets, musical concerts and stage plays throughout the year, Paramount Theatre is a cultural treasure of Cedar Rapids. The beautiful and historic 1,690 seat theater prides itself on its broad range of entertaining, educational and quality events.
The Cedar Rapids Kernels are a Minor League Baseball team affiliated with the Minnesota Twins organization. Fans of the team commonly attend games at the nearby Veterans Memorial Stadium, which features seating for 5,300 spectators.
The non-profit Indian Creek Nature Center is located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and is dedicated to educating all visitors about local ecosystems and environmental responsibility. The Center spans over 200 acres and includes four miles of hiking trails.
The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art includes thousands of pieces of artwork, many from the early 20th century. As well as featuring art, the museum also holds art classes and hosts special events throughout the year.
Cedar Rapids' NewBo City Market is a large farmers' market that features rotating vendor booths and permanent shop installations. Visitors to the NewBo City Market come for fresh produce, warm baked goods, fresh meat, delectable gourmet treats and more.
With several beers crafted on-site, the Lion Bridge Brewing Co. features a tap room for sampling the brewery's current selections. A small kitchen offers appetizers, snacks and sandwiches for pairing with the brewery's creations.
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813 First Avenue S. E., Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 MoreLess Info
Featuring over 150,000 volumes, the Masonic Library and Museum houses both Masonic and non-Masonic collections and the Charles H. Swab Memorial collection. It includes Egyptian and military artifacts, among others, including a Civil War flag and collection of books.