Putnam Museum & Science Center


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

The 115,000 sq. ft. museum includes changing and permanent exhibits: Black Earth/Big River; Hall of Mammals; River, Prairie and People; Hall of Minerals; and more. The newly re-imagined Science Galleries are open weekends. New World Culture Gallery coming spring 2021!

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: Wednesday - Sunday 10am-5pm

Science Galleries: Saturday - Sunday 10am-5pm

Museum Store: Wednesday - Sunday 11am-5pm

Giant Screen Theater is temporarily closed.


$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

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