Maquoketa is a small town built along the Maquoketa River. It is also the county seat of Jackson County, Iowa. Overall, it is a peaceful and charming community where you can spend a couple of very pleasant and relaxing days. Except for visiting the many interesting antique stores, you can enjoy the delicious homemade-style local cuisine, too. Major Maquoketa attractions include the unique and very impressive rock formations in Maquoketa Caves State Park, the Grant Wood Scenic Byway, and Clinton Engines Museum that highlights the history and progress of small gasoline engines. Regarding budget accommodation, most of the and nearby Maquoketa offer really great bargain offers throughout the year; the earlier you book online, the better the deal you’ll get.