On your next trip to Cedar Rapids make sure to consider employing our Cedar Rapids car hire services as your main means of transportation through this Eastern Iowa city. Cedar Rapids is the second-largest city in the state and has been known as an industrial and working class city but relatively recently the city’s been expanding its employment opportunities into the service sector.

The city is served by the Eastern Iowa Airport which is located about five miles from the center of the city so if you’re landing there you can employ our Cedar Rapids car rental services to have a car of your choice ready and waiting for you at the airport at an hour that you specify. The city is also only reachable by road otherwise.

The city is most well known for being one of the largest cities in the world focused on the processing of corn with companies such as Rockwell Collins and Quaker Oats having factories in the city.

The city does however offer several arts and culture oriented attractions as well being home to a Symphony Orchestra and several theaters.

The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art features a rather significant collection from several important Iowa artists; this is where you can also see the biggest collection of works by Grant Wood and Marvin Cone. The museum also hosts temporary exhibits of contemporary art.

The Paramount Theatre was built back in the 1920s and while it was restored and renovated during the 1970s and the 2000s the flood of 2008 damaged its console, lift and the blower of the Mighty Wurlitzer theater organ.

The city has over thirteen square kilometers of undeveloped green space meant for recreational use which makes up the seventy-four parks and recreational facilities. These range from baseball and softball fields to biking dirt tracks, dog exercise areas and many more.

These are just a few of the things that you can see and do while in Cedar Rapids, Iowa so make sure to consider employing our Cedar Rapids car hire services while on your trip there.


August 29th, 2012 by Auto Car Hire