- 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
Marcus Midtown Cinema is an entertainment destination that features 5 CineDine auditoriums that each include a full service menu and a cocktail service. The cinema also offers special discounts such as '$5 Tuesdays'.
Built in the early 20th century to resemble a baronial estate, Joslyn Castle was fully restored by a local nonprofit. The castle is open twice monthly for guided tours covering the unique architecture as well as gardens and grounds.
91% 54 votes
5730 North 30th Street, #11B, Omaha, NE 68111 MoreLess Info
Authentically restored to its former glory, the General Crook House Museum features an in depth look at life in the late 1800s. The furnishings are from the 1880 Victorian period which complement the Italianate style structure.
91% 93 votes
1111 North Bellevue Boulevard, Bellevue, NE 68005 MoreLess Info
The Fontenelle Forest Nature Center offers regular nature programming for all ages in the midst of 1000 acres of wetlands and hardwood forest habitat. Ideal for hiking, walking and birding, the Centre includes a boardwalk trail and picnic area.
Hosting leagues on every day of the week, Leopard Lounge offers visitors a bowling experience complete with a lounge, snack bar, bumper bowling, and arcade. It also has party packages that include a game of bowling and a party room.
Station House At Sokol Park provides guests with a fun and safe family environment. The park is 27 acres of heavily shaded green space with 60 picnic tables, horse shoe pits, volleyball, basketball, an open field and playground for children.
A 10-screen movie theater, Aksarben Cinema displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers a full-service bar, a party room with a 42-inch television and a cafe with food and drinks.
10765 M Street, Omaha, NE 68127 MoreLess Info
The Family Fun Center is a large entertainment facility targeted toward family needs and desires. Unique attractions include the only three level laser tag arena in Omaha, indoor paintless paintball game, indoor miniature glow golf, and a rock wall.