Museums in Rock Island, IL

Find museums in Rock Island, IL. Listings include Rock Island Arsenal Museum, Fryxell Geology Museum at Augustana College, Augustana Teaching Museum of Art, Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum - Rock Island, Black Hawk State Historic Site and Colonel Davenport House. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 06/06/19
    Today we commemorate #DDay75. The landings at Normandy were made on June 6, 1944 and the heroic exploits of #DDay were reported the next day across the nation. This is the June 7, 1944 front page of ...
    > Rock Island Arsenal Museum
  • 06/06/19
    In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, then Captain John Raaen, 22, landed on Omaha beach in command of Headquarters Company of the 5th Ranger Battalion. A graduate of West Point, he joined the ...
    > Rock Island Arsenal Museum
  • 06/06/19
    Today we commemorate #DDay75. The landings at Normandy were made on June 6, 1944 and the heroic exploits of #DDay were reported the next day across the nation. This is the June 7, 1944 front page of...
    > Rock Island Arsenal Museum
  • 06/05/19
    This week we commemorate #DDay75, a significant date in #ArmyHistory and #WWII The #Airborne and #Paratrooper forces played a critical role on #DDAY and the U.S. Army Center of Military History produ...
    > Rock Island Arsenal Museum
  • 06/05/19
    One barrel, one trigger, two hammers? The uniquely designed M1863 Lindsay Musket is our featured weapon of the week on #WeaponsWednesday.
    > Rock Island Arsenal Museum
  • 06/03/19
    As part of Quad Cities Museum Week, we will be open everyday June 8 to June 16 from Noon to 4pm. On June 8 we will also be debuting our newest exhibit, "Rock Island Rosies," that explores women worke...
    > Rock Island Arsenal Museum
  • 06/03/19
    Edna M. Pettis and Lena Mae McCutcheon mill bottom plates for the .30 caliber M1917A1 Browning Machine Gun. 13 April 1943, Rock Island Arsenal.
    > Rock Island Arsenal Museum
  • 06/02/19
    Join us Monday at noon for our Brown Bag Lunch & Learn - The Banditti of the Prairies
    > Rock Island Arsenal Museum