Come visit our award winning permanent exhibit, "The German Immigrant Experience." Ranging from 1845 to 1925, this exhibit provides an interactive experience for visitors to learn about life in Germany before immigration, the journey, what immigrants did on arrival in America, and how they have impacted the Quad City area.Use our Davenport online trip itinerary planner to arrange your visit to German American Heritage Center and other attractions in Davenport.
In addition we have two rotating exhibition galleries, a gift shop featuring German made gifts,and a beautiful rental hall.
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German American Heritage Center Reviews
I’ve been to many meetings there, they rent a lovely room with an outstanding view. It’s be completely renovated by the German Heritage Society. Originally a boarding house, it’s gift shop and history... more »
I went to the museum during the Christmas season. It has interesting displays and the gift mart was nice. more »
This is such a warm and welcoming museum with great history of the area. It was an Immigrant hotel & has a sample room that immigrants would have slept in. I love the "step into their shoes" exhibit with stories of real immigrants.
Its a really great place to learn about German heritage. You don't have to be German to participate in there very enriching programs. Trips, classes, events all kind of events. The museum is self guided for touring. It costs $5 per person. Memberships are $35 dollars a month. Davenport was first settled by German immigrants. It is really neat to learn about history and culture. You should check it out.
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