The German Immigrant Experience

Enjoy an interactive experience as you learn about immigrants’ journey by sea, train and foot, to their final destination at the museum’s building, which was originally a very busy hotel for thousands of immigrants in the 1860s.


Butchers, Bankers, Brewers: German Business in Davenport

Come visit our new exhibit on local business in Davenport. Explore how German immigrants impacted the economic landscape with their entrepreneurial spirit and how their trades and talents help expand Davenport and the Quad City area. Read about some businesses you may recognize, and those that have since disappeared from our communities. Although many can […]


Culinary Customs: A Taste of Germany

Learn about Deutschland’s delectables in this brand new food exhibit! From sauerkraut to sausage, and everything in between, explore Germany’s delicious culinary traditions. Exhibit will be open from Jan 21- Jun 11th Keep an eye out for food related programs and workshops!