Local Area Attractions
Lost Island Waterpark
Iowa's largest waterpark, wavepool, lazy river, over 13 major waterslides. 2 onsite cafes, beer tent, gift shop, showers and much, much more. Open June-August
Lost Island GoKarts and Adventure Golf
Open weekends in May, daily June through August, and weekends in September. www.thelostisland.com
Isle Casino Hotel Waterloo
Isle Casino Hotel Waterloo is the place to go for a good time, no matter what youre looking for. Come for our extensive selection of casino games, and stay for our entertainment lineup, delicious dining choices, and enticing promotions. When youre ready to turn in for the night, our cozy and well-appointed accommodations are right at hand. It all adds up to an experience you wont find anywhere else, at a place youll want to return to again and again.
South Hills Golf Course
South Hills (established in 1974) was once rolling farmland is a beautiful eighteen hole municipal course. The course is characterized by hills, plentiful space, and unpredictable winds. Views of the surrounding countryside add to the charm and challenge of this course.
Grout Museum District
Established in 1932, the Grout Museum District is widely acknowledged as one of the cornerstones of culture in Northeast Iowa. Accredited by the American Association of Museums, the Grout Museum District includes five distinct properties: Sullivan Brothers Iowa Veterans Museum, Grout Museum of History and Science, Carl A. & Peggy J. Bluedorn Science Imaginarium, Renssellear Russel House Museum, and Snowden House.
Phelps Youth Pavilion / Waterloo Center for the Arts
The Pavilion is an interactive children's museum featuring over 40 hands-on exhibits for all ages to explore. Milk a life-sized cow, drive a tractor through a Grand Wood painting, test your skill at digital finger painting, explore music, language and culture of other countries, and more!