Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
1405 W. 19th Street South
Newton, IA 50208
Phone: (641) 792-8100
Fax: (641) 792-8116
The Jasper County Courthouse at Iowa, is a structure that is spread over less than one acre of land. With a limestone structure, the doors and windows are made up of wood. The dome with the clock on the top added to the beauty of this structure. Best used for the annual meetings, this courthouse is said to be the most beautiful county capitol in Iowa.
The Herrick Chapel is a church nestled in the sprawling campus of Grinnell College. Incidentally, it is designed by William H. Brainerd (who graduated from Grinnell College) and is named after Stephen Leonard Herrick, trustee of this institution. The church's interiors are interesting and appealing with its stained glass windows and Gothic style of architecture. Another remarkable feature of Herrick Chapel is its perfect acoustic system and an organ that has 4,000 pipes and 66 ranks. Owing to this, concerts and choir programs are held here on a regular basis. It also has a marble plaque that bears the names of all those brave Grinnell students who were a part of the Union Army and died during the Civil War. For more details, call ahead.
Adventureland Amusement Park is chock full of fun activities for the whole family. From thrilling roller coasters , to the relaxing Lazy river ride there is something for everyone. With plenty of food stalls and eateries, it's easy to spend the day chilling out with friends and family at Adventureland Amusement Park. Special rides for the kids means that no one feels left out. If you want a longer experience, the Adventureland Resort Hotel offers up relaxing options for a lovely vacation. For more details on timings and pricing, look up the website.
Sleepy Hollow Sports Park is a 60-acre sports and family recreation complex. Some of the many activities offered at the park include bumper boats, go-karts, mini-golf, climbing wall, batting cages, and sand volleyball. In the winter they also have skiing, snow tubing, and snowboarding. The complex is also available for group events such as birthday parties, corporate picnics, school field trips, and many others. Please check their website for hours and activity rates.
The Robert H. Sunday House is a beautiful Usonian style structure which was erected in 1957. It was designed by the famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright, and has been placed in the National Register of Historic Places because of its historical importance and great design.