- TripBuzz found 43 things to do with kids in or near Dubuque, Iowa, including 25 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Galena, Platteville and Dyersville.
- From Sundown Mountain to Jumpin' Jane's, the Dubuque area offers 32 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Boat Cruise, Ziplines and Children's Play Area.
50% 2 votes
1800 Admiral Sheehy Drive, Dubuque, IA 52001 MoreLess Info
Mystique Community Ice Arena offers public skating, youth and adult hockey, ice skating and figure skating lessons and various clinics and camps. The arena includes a lobby and two concession stands and is available for private rentals.
Renovated during the Great Depression, Eagle Point Park overlooks the majestic Mississippi River at lock and dam number 11. Available activities include horseshoes, playgrounds, BBQ grills, tennis courts, and nature trails.
90% 2229 votes
350 East Third Street, Dubuque, IA MoreLess Info
The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium is the place to see marine life up close and personal. The aquarium includes the National River Center, which features a canal and river cave, along with sharks, rays and fish found in the Mississippi River.
93% 157 votes
8991 Bellevue Heights, Dubuque, IA 52003 MoreLess Info
Dubuque's Mines of Spain Recreation Area is a premier destination for wildlife watching. Located just south of the Dubuque city line, the Mines of Spain Recreation Area is frequently visited by bald eagles, hawks, deer and large rodents.
100% 72 votes
11764 John F. Kennedy Road, Dubuque, IA 52001 MoreLess Info
Featuring nine high-altitude zip lines, Sky Tours at YMCA Union Park Camp combines the thrill of ziplining with informative tours of the Union Park area. Visitors will hike and zipline through a tour of the historic park.
Carnegie-Stout Public Library is the central library of the city that has books, movies, music, and programs for all age groups. There is also an on-site art gallery that highlights unique pieces by 19 local artists.
Wanting to bring art and culture to the patrons of Dubuque, Mindframe Theater presents a selection of independent art film as well as mainstream feature films. The theater is also available for private event and party rentals and offer a full concession stand to movie-goers.