Arts & Museums

Immerse yourself in the Quad Cities’ rich history and culture

There are over 30 museums, art galleries, and cultural amenities to explore in the Quad Cities. Ballet Quad Cities is the longest-running resident professional ballet company in the state of Iowa and western Illinois; the Figge Art Museum is the premiere art museum between Chicago and Des Moines; the Quad City Symphony Orchestra is a nationally-recognized ensemble, and the Putnam Museum offers immersive, hands-on STEM focused learning. These are just a few of a long list of arts and cultural amenities in the Quad Cities.

Learn more about our art culture and museums below.

Arts in the Quad Cities at the Mural Walk in Moline
Arts in the Quad Cities at The Quad Cities Symphony
Arts in the Quad Cities at Isabel Bloom design studio
Arts in the Quad Cities at the Quad Cities Ballet
Arts in the Quad Cities at an arts fair
Arts in the Quad Cities where a young artist is hanging up her work in a gallery
Arts in the Quad Cities where people are taking part in a murder mystery party
Arts in the Quad Cities where corey kendrick is performing in a theatre
Arts in the Quad Cities where a student is painting a mural outside
Arts in the Quad Cities where a student is painting outside
Arts in the Quad Cities at The Current hotel
Arts in the Quad Cities alternating currents event
Arts in the Quad Cities beaux arts fair vendor
Arts in the Quad Cities beaux arts fair vendor
Arts in the Quad Cities where a knit piece is being wrapped around a tree
Quad Cities Summer Concert Series in Moline IL
Race for the Cure in the Quad Cities
Quad Cities Marathon
Craft Beer Fest in the Quad Cities
Craft Beer Fest in the Quad Cities
Tourism in the Quad Cities
Bix 7 starting line in the Quad Cities
Bix 7 runners running down Kirkwood in the Quad Cities
Hot air balloon festival in the Quad Cities
Bettendorf parade in the Quad Cities
Bettendorf neighborhood parade in the Quad Cities
Festival of Trees during Christmastime in the Quad Cities
Festival of Trees during Christmastime in the Quad Cities
Noon Years Eve event in the Quad Cities