National Pearl Button Museum, Muscatine

4.8
#2 of 8 in Things to do in Muscatine
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  • The National Pearl Button Museum is a treasure trove of history, science and lore of the humble but necessary pearl button of the 19th and early 20th centuries. This museum tells the story of the...  more »
  • Stopped off in Muscatine while driving part of Great River Road. This museum is a little gem(!) telling the history of button making in the US from river mussel shells, the main characters involved...  more »
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  • Very informative and enlightening. Volunteer Kelly was excellent in showing us around and augmenting the displays with great stories. A lot of history about Muscatine. Check out the second floor, too.
  • Definitely a jewel along the river. Enjoyed every minute of our visit. The guide was very engaging .

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