17 days in Iowa City Itinerary

17 days in Iowa City Itinerary

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Iowa City
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Iowa City

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Iowa City is a city in Johnson County, Iowa, United States. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ulysses S. Grant Home and Iowa 80 Trucking Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum and Herbert Hoover National Historic Site. Venture out of the city with trips to Galena (Galena / Jo Daviess County Historical Society and Museum & Blaum Bros. Distilling Co.), Dubuque (Mines of Spain, National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, & more) and Le Claire (Buffalo Bill Museum & Antique Archeology). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Bailey's Ford Recreation Area, stroll through Hickory Hills park/Casey's Paha, see the interesting displays at National Motorcycle Museum, and grab your bike and head to Squaw Creek Park.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Iowa City vacation planning tool .

In May, daily temperatures in Iowa City can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Iowa City

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Cedar Rapids, Dubuque, Galena, West Branch, Le Claire
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Ulysses S. Grant Home ©
Ulysses S. Grant Home
Blaum Bros. Distilling Co. ©
Blaum Bros. Distilling Co.