Discover popular attractions and things to in Fort Dodge, Iowa

Book one of the comfortable rooms or suites at the Country Inn & Suites, Fort Dodge, Iowa for easy access to top local attractions. Families can learn more about 19th-century Iowa settlers at The Fort Museum and Frontier Village or find a variety of fun things to do at the Fort Frenzy entertainment center. Gypsum City OHV Park and Sports Park Raceway both entice gearheads with high-speed racing. Traveling with a sports team? Our hotel is just five miles from the baseball, soccer, and softball fields that make up the Rogers Sports Complex.

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Rogers Sports Complex

3.98 mi / 6.41 km from the hotel
Rogers Sports Complex offers softball, baseball, and soccer fields for tournament play and team practices.

Sports Park Raceway

3.53 mi / 5.69 km from the hotel
Visit this half-mile dirt raceway for exciting action in all classes, including UTV and ATC.

The Fort Museum and Frontier Village

2.77 mi / 4.46 km from the hotel
Learn about local pioneer life at this open-air history museum, which showcases a mix of replica and original structures, including fortifications, a one-room schoolhouse, a general store, and an 1850s log cabin.

Blanden Art Museum

1.91 mi / 3.08 km from the hotel
This museum’s permanent collection includes modern European and American paintings and sculptures, photography, and Japanese prints. You can also take art classes or participate in special events at the museum.

Dodger Stadium

1.68 mi / 2.7 km from the hotel
Offering seating for 5,000 fans, this expansive stadium plays host to football, soccer, and baseball games for Fort Dodge Senior High School and football games for Iowa Central Community College.

Fort 8 Theatre

1.66 mi / 2.67 km from the hotel
For a great rainy-day activity, visit the Fort 8 Theatre and catch the latest blockbuster while treating yourself to some popcorn with extra butter. Be sure to visit on Tuesdays for discounted admission.