Putnam Museum & Science Center


1717 W 12th St
Davenport, IA 52804
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Phone: 563-324-1933

Ignite your potential! The 115,000 sq. ft. museum includes changing and permanent exhibits: Black Earth/Big River; Hall of Mammals; River, Prairie and People; World Culture Gallery; Science Center; and more. The GIANT Screen Theater plays documentaries daily.

Located in the Welcome Center, the Putnam Museum Store features unique gifts for all ages!

The Putnam is a member of Museums for All offering $1/person admission for households (up to two adults and three children) with presentation of EBT card.


Museum and Science Galleries: Monday - Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday - noon-5pm


Museum Store: Monday - Saturday 11am-5pm and Sunday noon-5pm


$9 adults; $8 seniors/college student/military; $8 youth 3-12 yrs

$1/person for households (up to 2 adults and 3 children) with EBT card

Free: 2 yrs & under & museum members