- 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
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2278 Loess Hills Trail, Missouri Valley, IA 51555 MoreLess Info
The place is known for its vast expanse of lavender plantations. It's a soothing experience to stroll along watching all the exhibitions and also the pink bus tour ride. Lavender-based products are available for purchase.
At the Strategic Air and Space Museum, visitors can ride the motion stimulator rides including two helicopter rides and five roller coaster rides. Visitors can also tour the museum including displays on the Holocaust, the life of astronaut Clayton Anderson, and see a Vietnam Memorial Wall.
Named for the father of a local astronaut, Jack Anderson Ball Park is a sports complex located nearby Salt Creek. The park provides lighted baseball and softball fields, bleachers, a concession area and picnic tables.
Glacial Till Vineyard and Winery is family-owned and operated since 2003. Wines produced here include everything from dry reds to sweet whites. Tastings, wine by the glass, bottles and appetizers are offered at the tasting room.
Glacial Till Winery makes and serves an array of hand-crafted wines, including reds, whites, and sweet wines. The winery welcomes visitors, and features a spacious lounge area where it offers tastings with food pairings.