The City of Dubuque, IA
Dubuque is a popular city in the state of Iowa with a total of 57,241 residents living there. Dubuque is ranked as the eighth most populated city in Iowa and the 538th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Dubuque County. The largest nearby city to Dubuque is Platteville, approximately 18 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Dubuque, including Sweeney's Supper Club, Kentucky Fried Chicken - Store No 2, Granada Mobile Home Park, Pit Stop and Casey's Carry Out Pizza. For a larger selection of Dubuque restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Dubuque Golf Courses, Botanical Gardens, Museums, Casinos and/or Aquariums, including the Bunker Hill Golf Course, Dubuque Greyhound Park and Casino, Mathias Ham House, Dubuque County Jail and Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Dubuque please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Dubuque:
- Dubuque Regional Airport (DBQ)
Dubuque, Iowa Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Dubuque experiences an average high temperature of 27 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 9 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.16 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Dubuque with daytime temperatures averaging 81 degrees in the summer, and 31 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Dubuque to receive an average of 1.23 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.03 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 108 degrees in the summer and as low as -32 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Dubuque should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 60 degrees, and nighttime lows of 40.
Dubuque, Iowa Attractions
1Apple River Fort - , Elizabeth,
Apple River Fort, today known as Apple River Fort State Historic Site, was one of many frontier forts hastily completed by settlers in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin following the onset of the 1832 Black Hawk War. Located in present-day Elizabeth, Illinois, the fort at the Apple River settlement was built in less than a week. It was one of the few forts attacked during the war and the only one attacked by a band led by Black Hawk himself.
2Birchwood Golf Course - , Kieler,
The Birchwood Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Grant County Wisconsin. Built in 1989, this Kieler course is open apr 1 to oct 1. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 608-748-4743. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 3976 Eagle Point Rd, Kieler, WI 53812
3Bunker Hill Golf Course - Dubuque,
The Bunker Hill Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Dubuque County Iowa. is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 319-589-4261. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 2200 Bunker Hill Rd, Dubuque, IA 52001
4Diamond Jo Casino - Dubuque,
The Diamond Jo Casino is a gambling casino and entertainment complex located in the Port of Dubuque, in Dubuque, Iowa. The casino is owned and operated by Dubuque-based Peninsula Gaming, LLC, which also operates the Diamond Jo Casino in Northwood, Iowa, and gambling operations in Eunice, Henderson, New Iberia, Opelousas, and Port Allen, Louisiana. It is a member of the Iowa Gaming Association, and its license is held by the Dubuque Racing Association, which operates the Dubuque Greyhound Park & Casino.
5Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens - Dubuque,
The Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens 52 acres are an arboretum and botanical gardens established in 1980 and located at 3800 Arboretum Drive, Dubuque, Iowa. It is open without charge seven days a week from May 1 to October 31, and weekdays the remainder of the year. The arboretum is the largest in the US staffed entirely by volunteers, and over 375 people help maintain the gardens. The Arboretum is a popular spot in the community for outdoor weddings.
6Dubuque County Jail - Dubuque,
The Dubuque County Jail is an historic building in Dubuque, Iowa. The National Park Service describes it: "Completed in 1858, this massive stone building was designed by the Midwestern architect who also did such masterpieces as the Old Illinois State Capitol. An outstanding example of the Egyptian Revival style, it exemplifies the antebellum penal reform movement in the US."
7Dubuque Greyhound Park and Casino - Dubuque,
Mystique, formerly Dubuque Greyhound Park & Casino, is a combination greyhound race track and casino that is situated in Dubuque, Iowa. The casino is owned by the City of Dubuque, and operated by the non-profit Dubuque Racing Association, its license holder. It is a member of the Iowa Gaming Association, and shares a gaming license with the Diamond Jo Casino, also in Dubuque, . Beginning operations on June 1, 1985, the DGPC became a full-service casino following the introduction of table games in 2005.
8Eagle Ridge Inn & Resort(East Course at Eagle Ridge Inn & Resort ) - , Galena,
The Eagle Ridge Inn & Resort(East Course at Eagle Ridge Inn & Resort ) is a 63 hole resort golf course in Jo Daviess County Illinois. Built in 1992, this Galena course designed by Andy North & Roger Packard is open mar 29 to nov 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 815-777-2500. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt required.
Address: 385 Territory Dr, Galena, IL 61036
9Elihu Benjamin Washburne House - , Galena,
The Elihu Benjamin Washburne House is a Greek Revival house in the city of Galena, Illinois in the US. Constructed in 1844–45, the building was built for and owned by Elihu B. Washburne a nationally significant politician and Galena resident. The Washburne House was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1973.
10Fillmore Fairways Golf Course - Cascade,
The Fillmore Fairways Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Dubuque County Iowa. Built in 1965, this Cascade course is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 319-852-3377. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 1991 Fairway Rd, Cascade, IA 52033
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