We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Driftless Area Wetlands Centre

Features Animals
509 U.s. 18, Roundhouse Park, Marquette, IA 52158
+1 563-873-3537
Website
Save
Review Highlights
The trip to see nature

I went there with my friend and we had a good time and we had the place to ourselves and there were... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
Kevin A
,
Park City, Illinois
An 8-year Old's Dream Come True

We took a wrong turn while driving to the Effigy Mounds site, and stopped here for directions. We... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2017
Jennifer M
,
Denver, Colorado
Read all 5 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Spot dragonflies and frogs, identify prairie flowers springing up, and take pictures with our unique replica of a bald eagle nest. A monument to the Driftless Area and its wetlands, the Centre hosts rotating displays, a farmers market with entertainment, and family activities.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 7, 2017
“An 8-year Old's Dream Come True”
Mar 4, 2018
“The trip to see nature”
LOCATION
509 U.s. 18, Roundhouse Park, Marquette, IA 52158
CONTACT
Website
+1 563-873-3537
Write a ReviewReviews (5)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed March 5, 2018

I went there with my friend and we had a good time and we had the place to ourselves and there were a lot of interesting things to see and like the birds in the bird house and when you see a butterfly and before...More

Thank Kevin A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 7, 2017

We took a wrong turn while driving to the Effigy Mounds site, and stopped here for directions. We ended up loving this place more than any of the other stops on our road trip that day! Everything was "hands on"; the rangers encourage kids to...More

Thank Jennifer M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed November 3, 2016

The day I stopped here it was 73 above in NE Iowa and I am sure the last time we will see temps like these this far north in Iowa for quite sometime. I stopped here mainly b/c the last time I stopped it wasn't...More

1  Thank Daniel B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed December 18, 2015

We found this fantastic place quite by accident and when we were leaving Marquette. I'm sure this is an awesome place for all ages even though the building was closed. Don't miss it!

Thank gohde16
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

This place is fairly new and is still being worked on. We stopped in and toured the prairie path that they are still working on. They have a nice display of an Eagles Nest. Inside they have several animals and skins as well as aquatic...More

2  Thank Erin R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Marquette Hotels
The Frontier Motel
43 reviews
.94 km away
Cobblestone Inn and Suites Marquette, IA/Prairie Du Chien
136 reviews
.96 km away
Village Motel
3 reviews
2.86 km away
AmericInn Lodge & Suites Prairie Du Chien
623 reviews
3.43 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Marquette Bar & Cafe
40 reviews
.94 km away
Cafe McGregor
83 reviews
2.26 km away
Simply Cafe
126 reviews
3.50 km away
Farmer's Pick Buffet
37 reviews
.80 km away
Nearby Attractions
Eagles Landing Winery
98 reviews
.81 km away
Villa Louis
145 reviews
3.16 km away
Pikes Peak State Park
266 reviews
4.65 km away
Lady Luck Casino Marquette
85 reviews
.93 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Driftless Area Wetlands Centre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit