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Hauberg Museum

1510 46th Ave, Rock Island, IL 61201-6853
+1 309-788-0177
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Quick historical stop!!

I enjoy this small museum. Although it is not large, it is packed with information from our local... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
dernainai
So Much Potential

Located on the bluffs of the beautiful Rock River, this museum fills one room in the beautiful... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2017
Tommy B
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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1510 46th Ave, Rock Island, IL 61201-6853
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+1 309-788-0177
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

I enjoy this small museum. Although it is not large, it is packed with information from our local Sauk and Fox tribes. There is a model of the area as it would have been when the Native Americans were here. The life size dioramas, and...More

1  Thank dernainai
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Located on the bluffs of the beautiful Rock River, this museum fills one room in the beautiful Lodge, constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1934, of the Black Hawk State Historic Site. Life size dioramas accurately represent the lives of the Sauk and Meskwaki...More

Thank Tommy B
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Reviewed July 2, 2017

My wife and I,arrived before noon.We went straight to the museum- the guide was very welcoming, we enjoyed the exhibits, then went to the CCC section at the lodge, then we decided to hike the path located south of the museum grounds(orange).We found that a...More

Thank Claude O
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Reviewed February 2, 2017

Interesting building and exhibition. Audio tour supports interesting visual exhibits and clearly staff have a passion for the subject.

Thank Charlie L
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Reviewed February 10, 2016

I had visited before with my sister and returned to the area with my husband and remembered how much i enjoyed this small Indian Museum. History I had never heard about before, nice dioramas of Indian life through the seasons. Enjoyed seeing the dug out...More

1  Thank IllinoisMrsZ
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Reviewed September 8, 2015

I wanted to love this. I liked it. I appreciated it. But I think it could be much better with not that much effort. The museum is nice--much smaller than I expected, but it's very well put together and maintained. The "fee" is a $2.00...More

2  Thank Sharon W
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Reviewed October 23, 2014

This small museum has an actual cast of Black Hawk's head, a real indian canoe, authentic Indian beaded clothing, artifacts, and tools. Be careful to check limited hours before going. It took us three visits before we got it right. It is adjacent to the...More

Thank Jackd2009
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Reviewed September 22, 2014

This museum provides a good experience to see the life and history of the Blackhawk nation. The park is wonderfully maintained and it is a great monument to the Blackhawk people.

Thank Richard R
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Reviewed June 24, 2014

This museum has been there for many years and is always a pleasure to go in and see the exhibit. Very well displayed and the History it represents. Too bad the view from the cliff is somewhat obstructed. I know there is a rock quarry...More

Thank OMGnotU2
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Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

The road entrance to the lodge which houses the museum was a little difficult to figure out and they were limited on noticeable signs. We stopped here on our way to Des Moines to learn more about the Sauk culture and to pay my respects...More

Thank Amanda H
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