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Things to do in Altoona

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Amusement Park
“Spend a full day at this great amusement park! There are rides and entertainment for all ages. The park has rides and also a water park in the back, so plan ahead if you plan do participate in both.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Casino
“If you enjoy a night out gambling, Prairie Meadows is the closest casino about 35 minutes away. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Shoe Shop
“One of the larger outdoor recreation stores in Des Moines which includes a resturant, bowling alley, and massive aquarium. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cinema
“My favorite movie theater with recliners! It's in Altoona, but only 15 minutes away. It's worth the drive! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Adventureland is a family-owned amusement park in Altoona, Iowa. It is marketed as featuring over 100 rides, shows and attractions. Lots of rides tailored to all ages. ”
  • 1 local recommends
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Shoe Shop
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Locality
“Great place to visit. Lots of new things in Altoona. Bass Pro Shop. New outlet Mall. Prairie Meadows Casino. Adventureland Amusement Park. ”
  • 1 local recommends

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