Dubuque History Tour

Normally $40 a person, special rate of $25 for Twilight passengers when purchased at the time of reservation. – Duration: Approximately 2 hours

Tour departs at 8:45am from the front of the hotel. Bus will return passengers directly to the Twilight by 11:00am for a prompt 11:30am departure.

*Tours must meet minimums to operate.  Full refunds will be made if the tour does not run.

Tour Details

Join us for this guided two-hour tour of Iowa’s oldest city. You’ll see over 20 historic landmarks, including stops at Julien Dubuque’s gravesite and Eagle Point Park. You’ll see some of the best sites of the tri-state area including a view of Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin… all from one spot!

Points of interest include:

  • Julien Dubuque’s gravesite — You’ll see the gravesite of the founder of the city of Dubuque.
  • Fourth Street Elevator — You’ll see one of the shortest and steepest railways in the world.
  • Eagle Point Park — One of the most breathtaking views of the tri-state area.
  • The Shot Tower — A 120 foot Civil War structure used to make ammunition.

And more!

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