2001 Hwy 169 South
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
Phone: (515) 955-3621
Fax: (515) 955-3643
This octagonal shaped, Queen Anne/Classical Revival styled house was built in 1901 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. George H. Gallup House or Gallup House was the birthplace and childhood home of pioneer pollster, Dr. George Horace Gallup. The restored, three bedroom house is now used as a vacation home and for private or corporate events. The cozy accommodation has the charm of the old world and the comfort of modern technology, making it ideal for any occasion.
Watch new release movies at this modern movie theatre.
Martha Ellen Tye Recital Hall is part of the Martha-Ellen Tye Performing Arts Institute of Iowa State University. This music hall is a major venue for a wide range of music events. Several bands, musicians and orchestras have made their mark here. The recital hall has all the state-of-the-art facilities like surround sound, theatrical lighting system, multi-channel audio workstation and so on. Many famous trumpeters, pianists and respected personalities in the music industry have performed here.
Varsity II is a modern cinema offering daily showings of Hollywood movies.
The Hilton Coliseum is a part of the Iowa State Center. This venue is host to not only concerts but sports events as well. Boasting a capacity of 14,900 people, the Coliseum features some of the best musical acts this side of the Mississippi, while fairly balancing its events for those who crave the action and excitement of basketball, gymnastics, and wrestling. Rodeo events and ice-hockey games are also the other added attractions here. Music or sports, the choice is yours!
The American Institute of Architects has called it the "Building of the Century"—a title well-earned by this auditorium. With accommodations for over 2,000 people, vantage seating, a huge hardwood and cushioned stage and a portable dance floor, you can't ask for more. Large projection screens make it a much sought after spot for conventions and business events. Furthermore, three nine-octave Steinways and a seven-octave Baldwin are available for music concerts, much to the delight of accomplished pianists. In addition to the above, the venue has several dressing rooms and security measures and emergency provisions to make your experience enjoyable. Check the website for schedules and tickets.
Jack Trice Stadium is popular football stadium that is known for hosting all major college leagues and matches. With a capacity of approximately 55000, the stadium is well built with comfortable hillside seats. The field is mainly known for being the home ground to Iowa State Cyclones. Thousands of fans cheering aloud gather here to catch their team come alive on the ground.
Cinemark Movies 12 shows the latest Hollywood movies.