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Description
Like many other American towns on elevated plains, this suburb of Des Moines derives its name from the Latin word for “high.”

Things to See
Adventureland Park

GAMBLING ESTABLISHMENTS
Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino
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Top Hotels
Current Location: Altoona, Iowa
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Best Western Plus Altoona Inn
300 34th Ave NW. Altoona, IA 50009
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Hampton Inn & Suites Altoona-Des Moines
215 Adventureland Dr NW. Altoona, IA 50009
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Prairie Meadows Racetrack, Casino & Hotel
1 Prairie Meadows Dr. Altoona, IA 50009
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Comfort Inn
2023 Adventureland Dr. Altoona, IA 50009
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