Welcome to the City of Marquette, Iowa

Nestled in the bluffs of the Mississippi River in northeast Iowa, MARQUETTE welcomes you to an area known as the “Driftless Area”. Named in honor of Father Marquette, who along with Louis Joliet explored the upper Mississippi River, Marquette is truly a destination for all seasons. The City offers boating, a handicapped fishing pier, river board walk, riverfront shelter, numerous parks for hiking and camping, antique shops, a winery and the Lady Luck Casino.  Come spend a relaxing day, night, or week with us! You’ll be glad you found us.