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Check out these northwest Iowa places to visit...if you are looking for a little daytripping, Northwest Iowa has some amazing spots.

 

Emmetsburg Main Street Community Theatre - With a reputation for providing quality community theater productions that rival professional groups. The quality of talent is exceptional for a community of this size, and the theater draws its audience and participants from the entire area.

 

Sioux City Orpheum‎ - The theatre has provided the Siouxland area an opportunity to attend performances by fabulous performers. In addition, thousands have witnessed spectacular Broadway shows and enjoy hearing the Sioux City Symphony.

 

Witter Gallery - Since its beginning, the Witter Gallery has offered monthly exhibits in a variety of different media for the enjoyment of visitors. It has also provided the community with outstanding educational services. Lectures, demonstrations, workshops, and classes are ongoing throughout the year and are offered for children, as well as adults.

 

Sioux City Art Center - The building offers spacious exhibition galleries, a 131-seat lecture hall, the Atrium Gift Gallery, the Junior League Hands On! Gallery for children, state-of-the-art classrooms, a permanent collection gallery, and an environmentally-designed vault to preserve the permanent collection. The building's most striking architectural feature is its three-story glass atrium.

 

Mid America Museum of Aviation & Transportation - The museum features an exciting collection of military, commercial and general aviation artifacts and memorabilia starting with the Wright Flyer to the Space Shuttle. View military, general aviation and homebuilt static displayed aircraft. The museum also offers hands-on aero-science displays.

 

Ice Cream Capital of the World Visitor Center - Le Mars, located in Northwestern Iowa, has been home to Wells' Dairy since 1913. The Wells family still resides in Le Mars, along with nearly 10,000 other citizens who are proud to live, work and play in a community that has prospered since 1869. Visitors can view the past, present and future of dairy production with a tour through a family-friendly production exhibit.

 

Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center - The Nature Center is within the boundaries of Stone State Park. Surrounded by over 1,000 acres of woodlands and loess hills prairies, it is the perfect setting for outdoor learning. Several miles of trails are available for hiking to enhance the experience.

(A special thanks to www.thingstodo.com/states/IA/northwest.htm for this list of wonderful sites to visit.)

NIE Siouxland

515 Pavonia St.

Sioux City, IA 51102

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