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Dubuque overview

Visitors to Dubuque speak favorably about this family-friendly city's riverfront, casinos, and historical sites. You'll enjoy the museums, aquarium, and entertainment while in town. You can learn about the local heritage of Dubuque at landmarks like St. Luke's United Methodist Church and Carnegie-Stout Public Library. While you're in town, don't miss a chance to see sights like Matter Creative Center and Dubuque Museum of Art.

Where to stay in Dubuque

A welcoming city for all, Dubuque offers a variety of hotels and other lodging choices. There are 21 hotels in Dubuque and you can shop as many as 48 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 30%. Our room prices start at 45 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Dubuque as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 37 4-star hotels from 89 USD per night
  • • 40 3-star hotels from 65 USD per night
  • • 16 2-star hotels from 50 USD per night

How to get to Dubuque

Fly into Dubuque, IA (DBQ-Dubuque Regional), 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from central Dubuque.

What to see around Dubuque

The area is known for its family-friendly attractions such as:
  • • Matter Creative Center
  • • Dubuque Welcome Center
  • • National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
The area's cultural scene stands out, and these are some places to visit:
  • • Dubuque Museum of Art
  • • National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium
  • • Riverboat Museum
  • • National Rivers Hall of Fame
  • • Mathias Ham House
Memorable landmarks include:
  • • St. Luke's United Methodist Church
  • • Carnegie-Stout Public Library
  • • Fourth Street Elevator
  • • Julien Dubuque Bridge
The area is recognized for its natural setting, offering these places to visit:
  • • Eagle Point Park
  • • Mines of Spain Recreation Area
  • • Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
  • • Crystal Lake Cave
Recommended places to see include:
  • • Grand River Center
  • • Mystique Community Ice Center
  • • Mystique Casino
  • • Bunker Hill Golf Course
  • • Bell Tower Theater

When to visit Dubuque

Do you want to know the ideal time of year to visit? Here's a list of the seasonal weather norms to help with trip planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 52°F day, 11°F night
  • • April-June: 82°F day, 33°F night
  • • July-September: 82°F day, 45°F night
  • • October-December: 66°F day, 12°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 5.08 inches
  • • April-June: 12.24 inches
  • • July-September: 12.17 inches
  • • October-December: 6.89 inches