Guttenberg, Iowa was named one of "America's Prettiest Towns" by Yahoo.com and ForbesTraveler.com. This historic rivertown if full of scenic views and German heritage.
Guttenberg, one of “Iowa’s Great Places” welcomes you to trace history and touch the Mississippi River. Nestled along a limestone bluff in Northeast Iowa, Guttenberg is a natural place for families to live or vacation. Only its vibrant community spirit matches Guttenberg’s extraordinary natural beauty. It is the natural place to live, work and play.
"It's like a page ripped out of a Mark Twain novel where the Main Street storefronts face the mighty Mississippi," says Vander Stelt. "The local city park hugs the shoreline and is reminiscent of Seurat's painting 'A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte.' This quaint village is a laidback slice of Americana."
Celebrate the Mississippi River
August 12 - 14 2016 schedule