Welcome to Fort Madison

Fort Madison, Iowa (pop. 11,000) located along the Mighty Mississippi River in the southeast corner of Iowa. Fort Madison is situated between picturesque bluffs and one of the widest portions of the river. Our community is rich in history, culture and business opportunities abound. Home to innovative and sustainable industries; historic districts; and variety of transportation options including our Scenic Byways, historic rail lines, air, and river access…Fort Madison is Always Moving.

Live Here

Fort Madison is a beautiful Mississippi River community, with plenty to offer everyone.

Start a Business Here

With a vibrant Main Street, what could be better than opening a business right here?

Play Here

A multitude of beautiful parks, sports fields and complexes, walking and biking trails and a beautiful riverfront.

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Featured Events

Apr 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join us as we welcome Warden Patti Wachtendorf as our lunchtime guest speaker. Business Women Connect brings women of diverse occupations together to provide opportunities for women to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education and networking support.  
The Palms Restaurant
Apr 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
nJoin us for a Business After Hours 80's Style! Cure Solutions will open their doors to their new location in downtown Fort Madison. Fort Madison Chamber members and their invited guests are welcome and encouraged to join the fun. Food ~ Beverages ~ Give-aways ~ Good times
Cure Business Solutions
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Hosted by the Government Affairs Committee, all luncheons are open to the general public.  A limited lunch menu will be available for individual purchase. We cannot guarantee which elected officials will be present for each session. Please submit questions a least one week prior to the luncheon for consideration.  The GA Committee will review submitted questions to determine the subject(s) for discussion.  Questions related Continue Reading
The Palms Restaurant
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Register at Central Park shelter house the day of starting at 8:45am. All registered participants will have a lunch following the cleanup at Central Park between 11:30 & noon. Call The Chamber office today 319-372-5471 to register your group of 5 or more. Go for the "gold" recognition on the "Clean Up Award" plaque located at the Chamber office. The largest group Continue Reading
Central Park