Create your experience in the Greater Ottumwa area! What to Do »
Explore all the diverse and delicious dining options in Ottumwa. Where to Eat »
Ottumwa has a variety of lodging options from a historic downtown hotel, familiar chain properties or a quaint bed & breakfast. Where to Sleep »
Just 20 miles from Ottumwa, visitors find a piece of "iconic Iowa" with the American Gothic House in Eldon. What to Do »
Enjoy a wide array of celebrations, festivals and events throughout the year in Ottumwa and Wapello County. Events Calendar »
Ottumwa has a location for your next event...a 92,000 square-foot convention center, a full-service hotel with a ballroom and a several other venues. Where to Meet »
Discover all the outdoor treasures in Wapello County. What to Do »
The picturesque Des Moines River offers eagle watching, recreation or a peaceful sunset. What to Do »

Explore Ottumwa on Facebook

Upcoming Events

Adult Summer Reading Program
July 20 - August 12 · Ottumwa Public Library, 102 W 4th St
Outdoor Encounters
July 25 - 28 · Pioneer Ridge Nature Area, 1339 US Hwy 63, Bloomfield
Kids Camp: Beading Workshop
July 26 · Indian Hills, Ottumwa Campus, Advanced Technology Center, Room 122
Ottumwa Public Library Teen Movie Club
July 27 · Ottumwa Public Library, 102 W 4th St
Iowa Craft Beer Extravaganza
July 28 · Market on Main, 331 E Main St
Jeff Logan Fundraising Event
July 28 - 29 · Market on Main, 331 E Main t
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
July 28 · Central Park, between City Hall and the Library on W 4th St


Subscribe to Bravo Wapello County! for upcoming Wapello County events, links, and more.


Your E-mail Address:

Visitors Guide

Visitors Guide
Download (PDF)

Website Sponsored in part by Central Iowa Tourism Region, Wapello County Board of Supervisors, and Wapello County Foundation.