There’s plenty going on at the German American Heritage Center, 712 W Second Street, Davenport, this summer!

Here’s a rundown of the events:


Walking Tours

Saturdays @ 10:30 am, June 3 – Aug. 12


It’s Summer Walking Tour season again! We’ve got a new route planned for 2017! Join us any Saturday until August 12 for this new and exciting tour of Davenport’s history!



QC Museum Week

June 17-25, 2017

Come on out and get in the spotlight! Over 20 local museums will feature famous QC people, products, inventions, historical events and more.


Day Trip to Cedar Rapids: Chihuly Exhibit

Saturday, Aug. 12, 7:30am-6:00pm

Members: $56 | Non-Members: $61


Travel Fellowship Excursion to Cedar Rapids with 1st Presbyterian!

Trip Includes:

Chihuly Venetian Glass Exhibit

National Czech/Slovak Museum Admission

Grant Wood Studio Visit

Free time in Czech Village & New Bohemia

Round-Trip Deluxe Coach Transport


Pre-Registration & Pre-Payment Required!

Call (563) 322-8844 or email to register

Ride the Rails with the GAHC Boone Bus Trip

Saturday, Sept. 30th, 8:00am-10:45pm

Members: $140 | Non-Members: $150


Enjoy the Boone Scenic Valley Railroad & Museum, the James H. Andrew Railroad Museum, the Mamie Doud Eisenhower Birthplace, a round-trip train ride to an old coal mining town in a 1920’s era coach class car, and a banquet-style meal at the Old Yoke Inn in Amana Colonies.

Snacks will be available on the train, but participants must bring their own sack lunch.

Pre-Registration & Pre-Payment required!

Call (563) 322-8844 or email to register

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