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Shot Tower, Dubuque

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  • After waiting 45 minutes for our food, and seeing other tables around us who had arrived well after us get their food we questioned the waitress. She assured us our order would be right out. 20 minute...  more »
  • It was hard to get to it, even though it can be seen quite a ways off. It would be very simple to do the Riverwalk and walk right by it, rather than drive around. There is nothing else , just the Towe...  more »
  • If in the area and you have an interest it takes 5 minutes. Arriving by car you may feel lost as its in a huge plant yard. Quite dusty when I visited. A small plaque explains it's history and use.  more »
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  • Simple monument. Represents the heritage of Dubuque, being lead mining. Worth seeing also it is near the old Star Brewery and river walk which are worth seeing in themselves.
  • The food was great. You get enormous portions.
  • It's in a weird location but neat to see
  • Neat history, poor display. The city could benefit from extending the gardens of the river walk over to this area too.
  • This is a pretty cool place. I was here watching the Dubuque air show. And it was a great vantage point.