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Places to Stay and Special Packages

These properties proudly offer Museum & Aquarium packages.

Grand Harbor Resort & Waterpark

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The Official Igloo of IceFest
350 Bell Street | Dubuque, IA 52001 | 563.690.4000

Iowa's first themed indoor waterpark resort featuring 194 rooms with magnificent views of the Mississippi river or downtown Dubuque, 25,000 sq. ft. indoor waterpark with exciting tube rides, thrilling slides and many family oriented aquatic activities. Located in Port of Dubuque. Museum & Aquarium Shuttle provided.

Riverboat Twilight

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One- & Two-day Mississippi River Cruises.

Step aboard and step back in time. Take a 2-Day Overnight Mississippi River Cruise on the Riverboat Twilight that includes all meals, activities, lodging, and admission to the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium!

Shuttle to Museum & Aquarium provided.

Best Western PLUS Dubuque Hotel and Champps Americana

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Now offering a complimentary hot breakfast buffet seven days a Week! Choose this newly remodeled Dubuque, Iowa hotel located minutes from the Mississippi River.

Located just two miles from the serene Mississippi River in eastern Iowa, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Dubuque Hotel & Conference Center is a newly remodeled full-service hotel offering the best in customer service and accommodations. Each of the 150 well-appointed guest rooms and suites at this Dubuque hotel features a microwave, refrigerator, pillow top mattresses, cable television and wireless high-speed Internet access. Guests will enjoy dining at Champp's Americana Restaurant and Bar located onsite or relaxing in the beautiful glass domed atrium. Additional amenities include an indoor heated swimming pool and hot tub, fitness center, business center and meeting/banquet facilities accommodating up to 500 people.

Guests staying at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Dubuque Hotel & Conference Center will find themselves less than six miles away from several key area attractions including the Mississippi River Museum. Museum & Aquarium Shuttle provided.

National Mississippi Rive Museum & Aquarium Package

Chestnut Mountain Resort

P.O. Box 6328 | 8700 West Chestnut Road | Galena, IL 61036-6328 | 815.777.1320

Winter ski/snowboard resort with 19 scenic slopes and 125 rooms, indoor pool, sauna & Jacuzzi, video room, souvenir shop, ski apparel shop, restaurant/lounge. Open in summer/fall with Alpine slide, 7 acre terrain park, outdoor miniature golf & playground, tennis courts, nature trails and mountain bike rental.

Country Inn & Suites

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National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium Packages
1315 Associates Drive, Dubuque, IA 52002 563-583-2500

Country Inn & Suites hotel in Dubuque, IA provides a warm and welcoming atmosphere sure to please business and leisure travelers. Conveniently near area colleges, casinos, businesses and attractions in Dubuque, Iowa, our hotel's guests can save time traveling between destinations and the hotel. In addition, the Country Inn & Suites offers free breakfast, free high-speed Internet access and a heated indoor pool. Be our guest and see what sets us apart from other hotels in Dubuque.

Hilton Garden Inn

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Official Sponsor of the Museum's One-in-a-Million Promotion
1801 Greyhound Park Drive | Dubuque, IA 52001 | 563.585.5200

Our 116 well appointed guest rooms feature a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, complimentary wireless hi-speed Internet and a 26" flat screen television. Fitness center, pool, hot tub and 24 hour business center. Connected to Houlihan's restaurant and Mystique Casino and the Dubuque Greyhound Park.

Holiday Inn Dubuque/Galena

450 Main Street | Dubuque, IA 52001 | 563.556.2000

Restaurant and lounge in house. 193 guestrooms, standard doubles, kings and whirlpool rooms to 2 room suites with whirlpool baths, microwaves & fridge. Exercise facility and pool. Meeting rooms, and banquet rooms. Business center with high speed internet.

Hotel Julien Dubuque

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l200 Main Street | Dubuque, IA 52001 | 563.556.4200

Historic Restoration in Process. Reopening in Spring 2008. Historic Hotel with Contemporary Amenities. Prime downtown location within walking distance to many attractions. Corporate & Group Rates available. Museum & Aquarium Shuttle provided.

Hampton Inn Dubuque

3434 Dodge Street | Dubuque, IA 52003 | 563.690.2005

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An all-American town...
welcome to the Hampton Inn Dubuque, IA.

Our Hampton Inn® hotel in Dubuque, IA occupies the kind of place moviemaker's think of when they picture small-town life. With spectacular views of the Mississippi River, a downtown with buildings and churches straight out of central casting and colorful Victorian mansions dotting our high limestone bluffs; it doesn't get much more American than this.

Within just a few minutes of the Hampton Inn hotel in Dubuque, visitors may explore our many outdoor parks, museums, stroll our historical sites, shop the streets of downtown or perhaps even see a bald eagle (since many flock here in the winter). After checking into our hotel in Dubuque, we think you'll agree that it's an all-American town.

Our promise to you includes a clean, comfortable hotel room. In fact, we have 97 of them! If you're traveling with your family, you may opt for a room with two beds. Or, if you're here by yourself on business, why not book a room with a plush, king-sized bed so you can stretch out and relax?