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Figge Art Museum

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Figge is a jewel!

This art museum has a fabulous permanent collection that they rotate through on occasion. They... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
hearteacher
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Davenport, Florida
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A major museum and one of the oldest municipal museums in the country

Technically, the Figge opened in 2005, but the collection started as early as 1850. Over the past... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Gabriel H
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Bellaire, Texas
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All reviews grant wood permanent collection frank lloyd wright beautiful building mississippi river great exhibits thursday evening gift shop special exhibition beautiful works british architect on display pleasant surprise nice collection the quad cities definitely worth a stop few hours
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This art museum has a fabulous permanent collection that they rotate through on occasion. They feature young artists, contemporary artists an interesting themed exhibit. Their Children’s Gallery is full of interactive exhibits that I’ve had to pull my grand kids out of because they were...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Technically, the Figge opened in 2005, but the collection started as early as 1850. Over the past 150 years, the collection has changed names and locations and kept growing the collection, which today has more than 4,000 works of art. Some date back to the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited specifically to see a special exhibition (French Moderns). That exhibition was very enjoyable, with artwork we are not likely to see unless we travel to Brooklyn (where most of it came from). While there, we also took in another special exhibition of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The French Moderns exhibit is great but the auxiliary events; presentations about painters, authors, music of the time and issues add so much more. Luckily I live in Davenport and can attend many of these events. The Morisot presentation at Butterworth Center on 10/21 and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Figge has a new exhibit through the end of the year. Titled Monet to Matisse, it has quite a few works not only from these two but others as well. Really worth seeing! For seniors like myself, there is no charge on Thursdays after...More

Thank lakekeys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove from Minnesota to Davenport, IA to view a special art exhibit drawn from the collection of the Brooklyn Museum -- French Moderns, Monet to Matisse -- that is not scheduled to visit the Twin Cities. What a pleasant surprise. 60 pieces of paintings...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2018

A wonderful little gem of a museum with a nice permanent collection, and some exciting special exhibitions. Great gift shop and beautiful building.

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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

There were a few negative reviews. And they made me nervous. Guess we all have our opinions. I have been to many NY city museums. And I was amazed at the Figge. It’s not the MOMA, Guggenheim, or MoNH, but seriously for Iowa I was...More

Thank Dolphin147
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Great place to relax, and enjoy. I love all the interactive things you can do with your children, or grandchildren. It's always changing. A great place to come and experience art of all kinds.

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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

The Figge Art Museum is a much nicer museum than I expected for a city of Davenport’s size. The building is very attractive and functional. The Figge has a wide variety of interesting exhibits but of limited depth. I was surprised to see both a...More

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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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