In need of a spur of the moment getaway? Look no further than Dubuque!
Between jaw-dropping seasonal attractions, delicious local eateries, and something new around every corner, you will want to take this trip sooner rather than later!
Start the weekend off right with fuel for the road. Grab a cup of coffee from Monk's Kaffee Pub, a quirky hipster haven in the historic Cable Car Square. Get your Java to go or stay all day cozied up at this local favorite.
Experience river life up close at the National Mississippi River + Aquarium. Explore the river from the delta of Louisana to the banks of where Iowa started. With a stingray touch tank, 3D/4D theater and traveling world-class exhibits, this Smithsonian affiliated museum is sure to please.
Take a ride up the shortest steepest funicular railway in the world, the Fenelon Place Elevator. See the breathtaking cityscape and Tri-State region atop the bluff at night for a truly unique view of where Iowa started.