- Our list of the best things to do in Knoxville, Iowa, features the top 19 nearby activities — including 13 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Knoxville, IA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, Amusement, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 2 things to do within the city of Knoxville, IA , followed by 17 popular activities in nearby cities, including Pella, Indianola and Newton
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94% 54 votes
1000 North Lincoln Street, Knoxville, IA 50138 MoreLess Info
Motorsport fans come to the Knoxville Raceway in Knoxville, Iowa for hours of hi-octane, adrenaline-fueled fun. The Raceway hosts a variety of races, monster truck rallies, demolition derbies and concerts.
97% 157 votes
1105 Highway T-15, Knoxville, IA MoreLess Info
Iowa's largest lake, Lake Red Rock, is located within an hour's drive from Des Moines. The lake spans 15,000 acres, with an additional 35,000 acres of coastland. It is a popular destination for hiking, swimming, fishing and kayaking.
83% 18 votes
2411 Bos Landen Drive, Pella, IA 50219 MoreLess Info
Golfers at the Bos Landen Golf Resort in Pella, Iowa enjoy a tranquil, serene experience unmatched by most other golf resorts. The public course has 18 holes. The Bos Landen Golf Resort is also available for group golfing, corporate meetings and weddings.
100% 12 votes
603 Main Street, Pella, IA 50219 MoreLess Info
Running since 1855, Pella Public Library provides visitors with a plethora of books to choose from in different formats like digital and audio. The city hosts a genealogy club where members of the town can learn about their family history.
100% 1 votes
708 Main Street, Pella, IA 50219 MoreLess Info
Pella Cinema is a quaint theater located in Pella. Locals enjoy taking in a new film on one of the theaters three screens while enjoying refreshments from the snack bar.
100% 13 votes
611 Franklin Street, Pella, IA MoreLess Info
Not only does the Pella Opera House host performances, but it can also be reserved for weddings and other special events. The location features an organ, a dance floor, and a disco.
100% 2 votes
714 E 1st Street, Pella, IA 50219 MoreLess Info
The Vermeer Mill was constructed in 2002 in the local historic district, based on the windmills familiar in old Europe. An actual working facility, guides offer tours and insight on the milling process and its history in the area.
11% 951 votes
507 Franklin Street, Pella, IA MoreLess Info
Pella, Iowa's Historical Village, Vermeer Windmill & Scholte House is a living history museum. Its two-story main building is available for docent-guided tours. Each tour lasts roughly 45 minutes. Visitors are also welcome to explore many parts of this attraction on their own.
100% 2 votes
507 Franklin Street, Pella, IA 50219 MoreLess Info
The Pella Historical Society is a group dedicated to preserving and promoting the local history of the area. Tours are offered of the many local historical attractions, including a history museum, flower gardens, and the childhood home of Wyatt Earp.
100% 1 votes
204 SE 9th Street, Pella, IA 50219 MoreLess Info
Excit-A-Bowl is a bowling alley and restaurant that offers youth bowling and group events. Late night bowling promotions are regularly featured as well as daily specials and adult league play.