There's An Aquarium Right Next To A Funicular In Iowa, Making For A Fun-Filled Family Outing
By Raymond Goldfield|Published August 02, 2022
Raymond Goldfield is a life-long New Jersey resident and an avid traveler and foodie who can be usually found on the Jersey Shore during the offseason or checking out the latest seasonal flavors at The Bent Spoon in Princeton. He has been working for Only In Your State for since early 2022, where he writes for New Jersey and Iowa and edits the Mid-Atlantic region. He can also be found writing about pop culture for GeekDad. When at home, he enjoys reading comic books and is part of The Rabbitt Stew podcast team. While New Jersey is his home base, he travels regularly and has visited Virginia, Florida, Maine, Minnesota, and Canada as well as all of NJ's border states. Ultimate travel goal? Visit all the best buffets in the United States.
Dubuque, Iowa is a one-of-a-kind city – located on the banks of the Mississippi, it provides unparalleled views and a tourism scene rich in culture and history. It can be hard to know where to start if you’re there for the first time. But, the good news is, in one case you don’t have to choose. That’s because two of the best attractions in Dubuque are only a few minutes away from each other. Combining a tour of a family-friendly museum and aquarium with one of the most unique and exciting rides anywhere in Iowa, this is one family outing you won’t want to miss.