Things to Do in Downtown

Take in a show at Theatre Cedar Rapids, or see a great act perform at the U.S. Cellular Center. Shop at a boutique or visit a new hairstylist. We've got amazing cultural attractions, great shopping, parks and more. You won't be bored in our downtown area! Get a printable PDF of cultural attractions downtown.

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Cultural Attraction Address Phone Hours District
Brucemore 2160 Linden Dr. SE (319) 362.7375 M-F: 8:30a - 4:30p, Sat: 9a - 4:30p, Sun: Noon - 4:30p Adjacent to the MedQuarter
African American Museum of Iowa 55 12th Ave. SE (319) 862.2101 Tues-Sat: 10a - 4p NewBo/Czech Village
Cedar Rapids Ice Arena
(Roughriders Hockey)
(Cedar Rapids River Kings Indoor Soccer)
1100 Rockford Rd. SW (319) 398.0100 Office: M-F: 8a - 5:30p
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art 410 3rd Ave. SE (319)366.7503 M-Closed, T-W 12p - 4p, Th 12p - 8p, F 12p - 4p, Sat 10a - 4p, Sun 12p - 4p Downtown
Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre 425 2nd St. SE (319)365.7401 Varied by Performance Downtown
Cedar Rapids Public Library 450 5th Ave. SE (319)261.7323 M-Th 9a - 8p, F-Sat 9a - 5p Downtown
Cedar Rapids Scottish Rite Temple 616 A Ave. NE (310)354.2904 By Appointment MedQuarter
Cedar Rapids River Kings (Indoor Football) U.S. Cellular Center
370 1st Ave. NE
(319) 730.6300 Seasonal Downtown
CSPS/Legion Arts 1103 3rd St. SE (319) 364.1580 M-Sat: 10a - 6p, Sun: 12p - 4p NewBo
Grant Wood Studio - 5 Turner Alley 810 2nd Ave. SE (319) 366.7503 April-December, Sat-Sun 12p - 4p Downtown
Helen G Nassif YMCA 207 7th Ave. SE (319) 366.6421 Varied by Season Downtown
Iowa Masonic Library & Museum 813 1st Ave. SE (319) 365.1438 M-F 8a - 12p, and 1p - 5p MedQuarter
McGrath Amphitheatre 475 1st St. SW (319)362.1729 Varied by Performance Kingston
National Czech & Slovak Museum 1400 Inspiration Place SW (319) 362.8500 M-Sat: 9:30a - 4:00p, Sun: noon - 4:00p
Library: T-Sat: 9:30a - 4:00p
Czech Village
NewBo City Market 1100 3rd St. SE (319) 200.4050 Th-Fri: 10a-8p, Sat: 10a-6p, Sun: 10a-4p NewBo
Orchestra Iowa 119 3rd Ave. SE (800)369.TUNE Varied by Performance Downtown
Paramount Theatre 123 3rd Ave. SE (319)398.5226 Ticket Office Hours: M-F 10a - 5p, Sat 10a - 1p Downtown
Penguin's Comedy Club/The Vault 208 2nd Ave. SE (319)362.8133 W-Sat 4p - 2a, Sun-T Closed Downtown
Theatre Cedar Rapids 102 3rd St. SE (319)366.8591 Box Office: M-F 11a - 5p Downtown
The History Center 800 2nd Ave. SE (319)362.1501 M-F 10a - 4p Downtown
US Cellular Center 370 1st Ave. NE (319)398.5211 Office: M-F 9a - 5p Downtown
Veterans Memorial Building 50 2nd Ave. Bridge (319) 286.5038 M-F: 8:30a - 4:30p Downtown
Veterans Memorial Stadium (Kernels Baseball) 950 Rockford Rd. SW (319) 363.3887 Seasonally

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