Saturdays @ 10:30am until 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!

Millions of Soviet soldiers in German captivity died of hunger during World War II. Their deaths were not the unexpected consequence of a war that took longer than anticipated. It was the calculated strategy of a small group of economic planners around Herbert Backe, the second Nazi Reich Minister of Food and Agriculture.

Herbert Hoover in World War I: The Great Humanitarian

Performance by Brian Fox Ellis

Saturdays @ 10:30am until Aug. 12


July Second Saturday - Saturday, July 8

Come join us on the Second Saturday of each month for fun German-inspired activities from 1-2pm. 

All Children and Students with a valid student ID get Free Entry to the museum all day!

Come by at 1pm on July 8th for a Grimm Brothers Story Reading and a Finger Puppet craft activity!

Magic With David Casas - Saturday, July 8 @ 6pm

Iowa Museum Week -June 12-18, 2017

In a signing ceremony on June 5, 2017, Governor Kim Reynolds signed her first proclamation since taking office, proclaiming June 12-18, 2017 "Iowa Museum Week."

Governor Reynolds noted that Iowa's museums play an acknowledged role in enhancing quality of life throughout the state and encouraged the citizens of the state of Iowa to celebrate Iowa Museum Week by visiting and supporting the Iowa Museum of their choice.

Summer Walking Tours

Each Saturday! June 3-Aug 12 @ 10:30am

It's Summer Walking Tour season again! Our first walking tour of the season will be on June 3rd at 10:30am. 

$5 per person! New route for 2017!

Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser

Remember Your Life Video

with Becki Wells

Saturday, May 20th, 1:00-2:00pm

Learn ideas and suggestions on how to use a Personal Historian to capture your family's life on video, through interviewing and recording. Refreshments served!

Rock Island Arsenal: Production in WWI with George Eaton

Sunday, May 21st, 2pm - Free!

Current Exhibits at the GAHC

"The Culture They Carried: Women Immigrants of Iowa"

Closes May 21

"1917: The Red Cross"

Closes May 7

Share Your Story!

Have a woman immigrant story in your family? Help us share it in the exhibit! Send a picture and their story to and we'll take care of the rest!

Upcoming Events at the GAHC

Huebinger Map Company