Press Releases

December 19, 2016

Museum & Aquarium Awarded Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor

October 11, 2016

Mad Scientist Party 2016

September 15, 2016

Students Gather to Discuss Ocean Issues at Museum & Aquarium

August 18, 2016

New Mississippi River Delta Gallery Opens

July 29, 2016

Museum & Aquarium receives $20,000 grant from the Iowa Arts Council

July 14, 2016

Pokémon GO event to be held at the Museum & Aquarium

July 14, 2016

2016 Taste of Dubuque – Thursday, August 4, 2016
NEW THIS YEAR – “Taste on Tap” A Beer Tasting Event

July 11, 2016

Museum & Aquarium to Host Ding Darling Day July 16

June 9, 2016

Museum & Aquarium to release 4,843 Endangered Tadpoles

April 26, 2016

Makers Faire coming to Museum & Aquarium this Weekend

April 18, 2016

Museum & Aquarium Partners with the NASA Iowa Space Grant Consortium, Offers Free Admission on Earth Day

April 1, 2016

The Dubuque County Historical Society Presents the 2015 Historic Preservation Awards

February 22, 2016

Dinosaurs Roar to Life at the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

February 4, 2016

Dubuque County Historical Society and Dubuque County Historic Preservation Commission Begin Consideration of Annual Preservation Awards

January 27, 2016

Giant Reptile Takes Over Museum & Aquarium

January 26, 2016

Iowa Hawkus Results

January 25, 2016

Museum & Aquarium Hosts 2nd Annual First-in-the-Nation Iowa “Hawkus”

January 11, 2016

Fifth Annual Valentine’s Day Dinner at the Museum & Aquarium

January 4, 2016

Ice Fest January 16-18, 2016

December 18, 2015

Sherlock Holmes Coming to Museum & Aquarium

December 3, 2015

Sippi’s Winter Workshop Open to Elves December 12, 2015

November 19, 2015

Scuba Santa Returns to the Museum & Aquarium

November 19, 2015

New Adult Programs offered at the Museum & Aquarium

November 12, 2015

Free Jerusalem 3D Screening and Interfaith Discussion with Children of Abraham

October 26, 2015

Museum & Aquarium Begins Winter Schedule on Sunday, Nov. 1

October 22, 2015

National Geographic Entertainment Presents “Jerusalem”

October 15, 2015

President & CEO Jerry Enzler to Retire at the end of 2016

October 13, 2015

“Titanic” Draws Huge Crowds at Museum & Aquarium

October 12, 2015

Museum & Aquarium to Host The 50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic

October 12, 2015

Non-school Days Day Camps Available at Museum & Aquarium

October 7, 2015

Mad Scientist Trick-or-Treat Party at the Museum & Aquarium

October 5, 2015

Fourth Annual Witches Night Out at the Museum & Aquarium

September 17, 2015

Museum & Aquarium Closed on Mondays this Winter

September 3, 2015

Mathias Ham House and Old Jail Museum Closing for the Season after Labor Day 2015

August 27, 2015

Mark Knoy to be Honored by National Rivers Hall of Fame

August 24, 2015

First-person Interpreters at the Mathias Ham House Historic Site

August 19, 2015

Book Signing at the Museum & Aquarium

August 9, 2015

Titanic Held Over by Popular Demand

August 3, 2015

Taste of Dubuque Eliminates Disposable Plastic Water Bottles and Styrofoam

July 28, 2015

Taste of Dubuque – Thursday, August 6, 2015

June 23, 2015

National Geographic Studios’ Robots 3D to Come to NMRM&A

June 19, 2015

Dubuque County Historical Society Celebrates its 51st Annual Ice Cream Social

June 11, 2015

Vision Iowa grants $468,000 to National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

May 26, 2015

Museum & Aquarium Reports “Titanic” Opening Weekend

May 19, 2015

Mathias Ham House and Old Jail Museum open for the season May 23, 2015

May 18, 2015

Museum & Aquarium Contracts with National Geographic Studios for a Slate of Films

April 3, 2015

The Dubuque County Historical Society Presents the 2014 Historic Preservation Awards