Back In The Day, Burlington In Iowa Was An Important Railroad Town

The charming river city of Burlington is a historic Iowa town that helped shape the story of the Midwest and West! This railroad town became a central hub of one of America’s largest railroads and is still an important depot town to this day.

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While you’re in town, be sure to visit Snake Alley! The World’s Most Crooked Street Is Right Here In Iowa And You’ll Want To See It.

Address: Burlington, IA, USA