How to visit

We make it easy to have your very own creative adventure - simply stop in whenever we're open and explore! No reservations necessary. No advance tickets to purchase.

Of course, you can also check out our scheduled programs & eventbirthday party, group & daycare, or offsite meeting & corporate innovation options!


Admission tickets

$7 per ticket for kids and adults ages 1+
Infants under 1 are complimentary

Admission tickets give you access to our hands-on adventure labs, including:

 
  • LEGO┬« Lab
  • Design Lab
  • Premier Bank Climbing Lab
  • Portzen Construction Lab
  • Telegraph Herald Light Lab
  • Magnetism Lab
  • Engineering Lab
  • Toddler Lab

Special adventure upgrades are also available and can be purchased during your visit.


 

General Info

 

VISITOR HOURS

Monday-Friday 11am-6pm
Saturday-Sunday 10am-4pm

ADDRESS

210 Jones Street, Suite 100
Dubuque, IA 52001

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CONTACT US

(563) 607-5366
Hello@creativeadventurelab.org

CLOSED THESE DATES

Memorial Day - May 29
Independence Day - July 4
Labor Day - September 4
Thanksgiving - November 23, 24
Christmas - December 24, 25
New Year's Day - January 1

 

DIRECTIONS

FROM THE WEST END VIA DODGE

Head east on Dodge/Hwy 20 E and take a left at the Dodge/Locust Street intersection (right before the bridge into Illinois - do not go over the bridge). Curve right at the next lights and remain in the right lane. Take a third right at the next lights onto Hwy 61/151 S. At the fourth set of lights (by Arby's) turn right and then immediately take the next right turn. Take the next left onto Jones St (you should be able to see our building from here). Park and come in!

FROM THE NORTH END VIA CENTRAL

Head south on Central Ave. Continue on Central and merge left onto Hwy 61/151 South. At the second set of lights (by Arby's) take a right and then immediately take another right. Take the next left onto Jones St (you should be able to see our building from here). Park and come in!

FROM THE SOUTH END VIA 61/151

Head north on Hwy 61/151. Do not take the Locust Street exit. When you reach the 3 way intersection by Arby's turn left (as if you were going to Arby's), then immediately take the first right. Take the next left onto Jones St (you should be able to see our building from here). Park and come in!

FROM WISCONSIN

Take Hwy 151/61 west over the Wisconsin/Iowa bridge. Continue through the first set of lights and take a right at the second set of lights (by Arby's). Take the first right immediately after the intersection (at BIMBO Bakeries). Take the next left onto Jones St (you should be able to see our building from here). Park and come in!

FROM ILLINOIS

Take Hwy 20 west over the Illinois/Iowa bridge. At the first intersection after the bridge turn right (you can see our building if you look right on your way over the bridge). Take another right at the next lights and remain in the right lane. Take a third right at the next lights onto Hwy 151/61 South. At the fourth set of lights (by Arby's), turn right again, then immediately make the next right turn. Now pause so you don't get dizzy, that was a lot of rights! Take the next left onto Jones St (you should be able to see our building from here). Park and come in!

FROM OUR OLD FACILITY ON 9th

Head east on 9th. Take a right at the lights onto Hwy 61/151 South. Continue on Hwy 61/151 through the first set of lights and take a right at the second set of lights (by Arby's). Take the first right immediately after the intersection (at BIMBO Bakeries). Take the next left onto Jones St (you should be able to see our building from here). Park and come in!