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Iowa City overview

Iowa City is a budget-friendly place, distinct for its live music and sports, and known for its universities and shops. You're sure to enjoy all of the coffee and bar options. Take in some of the area's local culture at Old Capitol Museum and Iowa Museum of Natural History. Make some memories at Iowa Old Capitol Building and The Englert Theater. Iowa City is a family-friendly destination whilst offering something for everyone.

Where to stay in Iowa City

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Iowa City has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Iowa City with Hotels.com by checking our online maps. These display the areas and neighbourhoods around all Iowa City hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Iowa City hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Iowa City

Fly in to Cedar Rapids, IA (CID-Eastern Iowa), 18 mi (28.9 km) from central Iowa City.

What to see around Iowa City

Fun outdoor activities are on hand, along with these attractions:
  • • Kinnick Stadium
  • • Carver-Hawkeye Arena
The area's local highlights include its live music scene and places like:
  • • Old Capitol Museum
  • • Iowa Museum of Natural History
  • • The Englert Theater
Here are some top sights to see:
  • • Iowa Old Capitol Building
  • • Iowa City Public Library
  • • University of Iowa
  • • Finkbine Golf Course
  • • Johnson County Historical Society

When to visit Iowa City

If you're still deciding when to visit, here are the seasonal trends to help you plan:

Seasonal temperatures
  • January-March: 14°C day, -10°C night
  • April-June: 30°C day, 2°C night
  • July-September: 31°C day, 9°C night
  • October-December: 22°C day, -9°C night
Seasonal average rainfall
  • January-March: 121 cm
  • April-June: 335 cm
  • July-September: 315 cm
  • October-December: 186 cm
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