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Figge Art Museum

225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA 52801-1804
+1 563-326-7804
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really opens your eyes

This is a art muesuem that is very creative with their exhibits. One that I liked was a painting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jason S
Surprise!

A lovely museum! You don't need all day to visit...just a nice spot for an afternoon or morning... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
beachloverChicago_IL
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225 W 2nd St, Davenport, IA 52801-1804
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+1 563-326-7804
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a art muesuem that is very creative with their exhibits. One that I liked was a painting with a completely black surface. At first you think that's all, but when you look closer you see other things.

Thank Jason S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely museum! You don't need all day to visit...just a nice spot for an afternoon or morning. Lovely location by the river too.

Thank beachloverChicago_IL
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our day at the Figge Art Museum with two handicapped individuals and were easily accommodated. It is well organized and fun to view the art.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first time to the Figge Art Museum in Davenport, Iowa. There are 4 floor of art, but I concentrated on the collections on the second floor. There are paintings by Miro and other recognizable artists - and a more extensive collection of...More

1  Thank MovinOn2
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

I live in Davenport, the hometown of the Figge Art Museum. My first visit to the Figge was to see the cement floor, exposed HVAC and unwalled spaces early in its construction. I've attended hundreds of events, show openings, films, lectures etc. at this glorious...More

1  Thank Leslie B
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

The museum is brimming with wonderful and fascinating collections. The exhibits are thoughtful, timely and quite contemporary in their display. The environment is pleasing, but they do need better parking.

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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

The Figge Art Museum focuses on historic and contemporary art, life and culture. Located near the Mississippi River in downtown Davenport, IA. The museum is a great place for families. The museum has a great children’s and adult programs.

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Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

We visited on a mid-December Saturday afternoon and literally had the place to ourselves! The exhibits were largely centered around religion, though there were some exceptions. The collections included interesting glass sculpture with video, furniture and housewares, as well as your standard photos, paintings and...More

Thank SmokeyBlueTulle
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Reviewed December 1, 2017

They have some beautiful works of art there but you have to really look for them. They are on the 2nd floor off on the side. The main area is modern junk. And the Haiti works of are sad. Some stuff is great, but for...More

2  Thank LTCSPG
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Reviewed November 25, 2017

The Figge Art Museum is in downtown Davenport. Their permanent collection offers traditional art from a variety of genres such as American Impressionism, European Impression, Renaissance and modern American abstract art. There is a whole section dedicated to traditional and contemporary Haitian art. Traveling exhibitions...More

Thank Catherine M
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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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