Explore the cultural and colorfully painted landscape of downtown Dubuque. See breathtaking new murals artfully placed within our rich historic setting.
Murals to See
Dubuque’s historic architecture is being covered with unique art from world-renowned creatives, completely re-imagining the downtown landscape. Learn about the artists and check out these must see new murals popping up all over where Iowa started.
FInd The Art
Take an Art Walk
The street art in Dubuque is all conveniently located in the heart of downtown, making it a simple way to get your cultural fix in any time of the day. Want to see more art in the area? Take a stroll along the river in the Port of Dubuque to see the most recent Art on The River sculptures or see the latest exhibit happening at the Dubuque Museum of Art.
Do It For the Gram
Because if it’s not on Instagram, did it really happen? Make your memories of Dubuque last a lifetime with photos next to the iconic murals of where Iowa started. Family portrait, roommate adventures, or simply an artistic shot, it will be the most inexpensive souvenir ever. Share your Instagram-worthy moments with us using #whereiowastarted and you may just see your photos shared on our website!
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