A vacation doesn’t have to take up days and days of your time! Explore a corner of the state in just one morning or afternoon.
Windmill Park, Orange City
Start your adventure in Orange City. This community has a rich Dutch heritage that is exemplified in its Windmill Park. In one leisurely walk, you can see half a dozen examples of windmills used throughout Holland for drainage, grinding corn and sawing timber.
Blue Bunny Ice Cream Parlor & Museum, Le Mars
Ready for a snack? Please everyone's sweet tooth in Le Mars at this family-friendly parlor and museum. It will satisfy ice cream lovers of all ages and educate your family on the history of ice cream. The interactive kiosks and exhibits are sure to keep your kids entertained.
Long Lines Family Rec Center Climbing Wall, Sioux City
Take the short drive from Le Mars to this 53-foot climbing wall in Sioux City. The wall and free-standing boulders are a great way to burn off the sugar and extra energy from the ice cream!
Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City
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Check out the center's hands-on gallery for children and 900-piece permanent art collection. Don't miss this chance to see Grant Wood's Corn Room Mural. Did we mention the museum has free admission?