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Figge Art Museum

225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA 52801-1804
+1 563-326-7804
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Free for the Summer

This is a really nice museum, and admission is free through the summer. Special exhibition... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
Jan D
Sugar Grove, Illinois
Great free activity for the summer

They have a great variety of art styles. Wonderful collection. The Tiffany stained glass window was... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
Davenport, Iowa
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225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA 52801-1804
+1 563-326-7804
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

This is a really nice museum, and admission is free through the summer. Special exhibition included "Everything that is Wizard of Oz." Also great black and white David Plowdon photo exhibition along with many other beautiful works of art. The place is large and spacious...More

1  Thank Jan D
Reviewed 22 July 2016

They have a great variety of art styles. Wonderful collection. The Tiffany stained glass window was my favorite item. Maybe not the best for little kids but for those a little older it would be a great family activity. We had coffee in the cafe...More

1  Thank rustywhims
Reviewed 20 July 2016

A great museum with lots of different exhibits that are changing. I went to the Lego Building exhibit and it was incredible. Afterwards browsed the art there - which I always enjoy seeing. Staff is very friendly and helpful

Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed 19 July 2016

What a lovely addition to our riverfront town of Davenport, Iowa! Beautiful works of art are displayed in many forms. There is always many displays that are on loan from other museums being displayed throughout the year. Everyone, even if you are not an art...More

Thank 874georgiab
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The Figge is a very nice addition to down town Davenport. The structure of the building is beautiful and unique. It definitely stands out when your driving around down town. This summer (2016) they are offering free admission! The exhibits change and currently they have...More

2  Thank Lindsey A
Reviewed 13 July 2016

A lovely museum. Open, spacious. Friendly staff. Lots of variety ... Frank Lloyd Wright, Grant Davis, western art, Spanish art, Picasso, ceramics, metal, etc. Something for everyone. Very nice opportunities for children to participate in creating art. Ample parking. Free museum. Go!

Thank lmsgroup
Reviewed 12 July 2016

It's a very unique art museum. There are many opportunities for people to create their own art inspired by the art in the museum. Some parts may be boring for kids, but creating personal art using various elements is very appealing!

Thank Maddie S
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Great museum to visit, impressive selection for a smaller city art museum. We were traveling back to Ohio from being out West, and decided to stop in Davenport to see the Figge. We were not disappointed, and is worth a few hours.

1  Thank ohiomattrick
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

I moved from Chicago Area & desperately needed an Art experience & found it here! I was driving thru Davenport & hoped to stay 4 hours, but I missed the museum lunch & guest services do not include snacks or vending machines so I was...More

1  Thank Mariagordotanomas
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Wizard of Oz and Prairie art shows this summer. Building by British Architect David Chipperfield. Great place for the whole family.

Thank wschafer1
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susanne lenz l
An hour in the museum and an hour in the cafe..which faces the Mississippi River. How often can you eat looking at that fabulous river..AND trans pass between the museum and the river!
25 February 2017|
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I know everyone is different but on average how much time should one allow here? Thank you!
22 February 2017|
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Response from Rich294 M | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on what you want to see....I would say it takes at least 2 hours to see it all and enjoy the view of the Mississippi river.....