- Our list of the best things to do in Council Bluffs, Iowa, features the top 85 nearby activities — including 34 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Council Bluffs, IA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Amusement, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 19 things to do within the city of Council Bluffs, IA , followed by 66 popular activities in nearby cities, including Omaha, Bellevue, Papillion, Missouri Valley, Boys Town, Gretna and Springfield
Located in a residential setting, Wiggenhorn Memorial Park features open grass fields, shade trees and a gazebo. The park has paved paths suitable for walking, tennis courts, a children's playground, covered picnic areas and restroom facilities.
The Tin Lizzy Tavern is a bar and grill that features a full menu, large screen televisions, and live music on weekends. The bar offers rotating menu specials, and also regularly scheduled karaoke and open mic nights as well.
Featuring a mix of permanent and temporary exhibits, Dodge County Historical Society contains a variety of artifacts from the county's past. Among these exhibits is an old-fashioned school house, a caboose, a rock collection, and more.
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Antique lovers are always enthralled by Antique City Drive in Walnut, Iowa. This part of the town is packed with antique shops, furniture repair firms, upholsterers and auction houses. It is also a popular spot for a scenic walk in clement weather.
Kimmel Orchard & Vineyard runs their own farmers market with seasonal produce along with freshly made pies, jams, ciders, and jellies. They also have an educational and research center that focuses on agriculture and an outdoor pavilion overlooking the orchard that can be rented.
Arbor Day Farm is a National Historic Site, and home to attractions including walking trails, the Canopy Trail Treehouse located 50-feet up in the Table Creek Forest, and two interactive outdoor Nature Explore classrooms. A Discovery Ride takes visitors through the 260-acre site with an interpreter.