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Community Information - Get into Grinnell

Grinnell is rightfully known as the "Jewel of the Prairie," with some of Iowa's hottest independent restaurants, a host of unique retailers and a legendary downtown. Add in world-class athletic and recreational facilities plus a thriving arts and cultural community and you can see why Grinnell has been named one of the Top Ten Coolest Small Towns in America! Whether you are stopping by for an hour, a weekend or the rest of your life, welcome to Grinnell!

To learn more about dining and lodging, we encourage you to reach out to the Grinnell Chamber of Commerce.