John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum


500 Westfield Ave
Waterloo, IA 50701
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Phone: 319-292-6126

Bring history to life!

Explore interactive displays, marvel at classic machines, and get an up-close look at rare John Deere artifacts. At the John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum, we bring history to life. Witness our evolution from horse drawn to horsepower, and discover how the innovations of the past help to shape our future!

There’s something for everyone at the John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum. Explore our collection of Deere equipment at the site of the very first Deere tractor factory.

Discover rare artifacts from our storied past. Trace the history of John Deere from a simple steel plow to today’s modern working machines.

Grip the handles of a steel plow and test your strength against real horsepower. Explore the history of John Deere in our interactive exhibits.


Tuesday - Saturday 9am - 5pm, Sunday & Monday Closed

Holiday Hours

Closed New Year's Day, Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Years Eve.


Admission is always free!

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