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Figge Art Museum

225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA 52801-1804
+1 563-326-7804
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They had an exhibit of "Where the Wild Things Are" book and author Maurice Sendak. There were some... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Al H
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Muscatine
More at the FIgge than you think.

I noticed the Bertoia Diamond chairs in the lobby and found also a Bertoia sculpture. The Grant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mikemN6560YR
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Davenport, United States
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225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA 52801-1804
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Reviewed 6 days ago

They had an exhibit of "Where the Wild Things Are" book and author Maurice Sendak. There were some pop culture exhibits and some great historical paintings.

Thank Al H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I noticed the Bertoia Diamond chairs in the lobby and found also a Bertoia sculpture. The Grant Wood archives are there. The every changing galleries and classes for all ages.

Thank mikemN6560YR
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The traveling exhibit was worth the trip, but the permanent exhibits are always worth another trip. Parking was fine and staff were friendly

Thank MATT G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a bad museum, it is worth a visit, but visit with very moderate expectations. When you consider that the University of Iowa's collection is on long term loan, I was expecting more from this collection. There are some decent works, no stars. They did...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have a membership but I think the Thursday evening events are free. Last week it was an independent film by a local screenwriter. This week a poetry reading by young writers and a professional poet. Can't wait for next week. The cafe was open...More

Thank Constance M
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

We went during the first week of July and during that time there was free admission. We got maps when we walked in, but had originally thought we were meeting for a tour. The gentleman at the front desk said there was no tour but...More

1  Thank sg8887
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

When I went there they had some good portraits and paintings and it was very interesting and it's worth a visit to go there.

Thank Kevin A
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

I had a huge fresh salad at the museum Overlooking a great view of the Mississippi River. If you are downtown, stop here for lunch— don’t need to pay museum fee. Large freshly made sandwiches too. The museum is not large but has a nice...More

1  Thank grammytoyou
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Not a large museum, but a good mix of artwork displayed. Two special exhibits when we were there most recently, one of a local artist. Check admission policy; it was free for at least two months in summer 2017. Cafe is open for lunch on...More

Thank nowandthen48
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

When I checked the internet about visiting the museum, the site said that it was museum week and so their was no fee to go thru the museum. When we got there, we were charged a fee, buy one ticket, get one free. I asked...More

Thank Shirley B
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Leona S
7 June 2018|
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Response from Leslie B | Reviewed this property |
Admission for seniors 60 and over is $6.00. Sometimes a local corporation will underwrite free admission for a month or two but I think that's not in effect now. Their website has tons of info if you care to check it out... More
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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.....
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