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John Deere Engine Works Tour


John Deere Engine Works Tour
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3801 W Ridgeway Ave, Waterloo, IA 50701-9011
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I love to visit and take tours of the John Deere factories. This time it’s the Engine works tour. We visited on a Monday morning and started our tour at 9:30. We started with a movie and talk by one of our...More

1  Thank TammyRae
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Granted, this tour was my husand's choice, but I enjoyed it and learned a thing or two :-). It was interesting to see the process of building an engine, and the tour was conducted in a very professional and yet friendly manner.

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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

They take you right down on the assembly line. Tour guide is retired from there so he knows it all! Super informative! Reservations required

Thank KathyP2056
Reviewed February 20, 2017

The modern technology in this big engine factory is amazing. My husband is a farmer who runs John Deere equipment and fixes it too. This tour was fascinating for him. I was just along for the ride:)

Thank Trish0969
Reviewed January 17, 2017

It was very interesting to see the Engine Works. There was not a lot happening when we visited though. We preferred the tour of the Northeast site where tractors and cabs are assembled. If you have time, take both tours; if not, take the Northeast...More

Thank Vickie833
Reviewed July 30, 2016

The John Deere Engine Works tour was very interesting. The tour begins with a short film and then you ride a tram around the factory. The tour is guided by very knowledgeable retired employees. I'm not much of an "engine person", but really enjoyed the...More

Thank rbwildcat
Reviewed July 29, 2015

The tour of the John Deere Engine Works was one of the most interesting I've been on. The tour was guided by very knowledgeable retired employees that were so much fun and very interesting. The tour starts with a short film then on to the...More

1  Thank TerMar1981
Reviewed August 29, 2014

We took this tour but could not get the cab tour. This tour is very well organized and very informative. The tour leader was someone who had worked for John Deere for many years and knew what he was talking about. This was a 1...More

1  Thank Mary T
Reviewed August 31, 2013

Totally worth the time and effort to see this tour. We are lifelong Deere fans and shareholders, so there is a special connection here. Most everything regarding this tour is well thought and presented at no cost to you. You ride on a Deere powered...More

1  Thank Impalaguy
Reviewed October 11, 2011

I guess I hadn't really thought about how you made an engine before but I didn't expect it to begin with a huge lump of metal. That pretty much sums up the factory tour here at John Deere. I won't even try to explain how...More

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Walter B
September 19, 2016|
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As far as I know, you have to arrange your own transportation.