Coralville Lake visitor center, Iowa City

4.5
#6 of 7 in Childrens Museums in Iowa
Natural History Museum · Hidden Gem · Children’s Museum
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  • Just a little building at the top of a hill overlooking the dam and Devonian Fossil gorge. Enter for free, view a movie telling about the history of the dam and gorge and check a room full of...  more »
  • The Coralville Lake visitor center at the east end of the dam is always enjoyable for me to visit. The best fossils from the Devon Gorge have been moved there for display and safe keeping.  more »
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  • Nice find for us on this short trip.
  • Nice stop on an early spring morning. Devonian Fossil Gorge was interesting.

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