- The list below includes 60 free or cheap things to do in or near Le Claire, Iowa, including 41 different types of inexpensive activities like Distilleries, Specialty Museums, History Museums and Parks.
- From Mississippi River Distilling Company to Buffalo Bill Museum, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Le Claire and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Davenport, Rock Island, Moline and Clinton.
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Tucked in bucolic Le Claire, Iowa, the Mississippi River Distilling Company is one of the premier spirits purveyors in the American Midwest. Its most popular products are whiskey, bourbon, gin, vodka and a proprietary liquor called 'River Baron Artisanal Spirit.'
LeClaire, Iowa's Buffalo Bill Museum is dedicated to preserving the legacy of Buffalo Bill Cody. The museum also features rotating exhibits focusing on other notable Iowans and important figures in Midwestern history.
Featuring an IMAX auditorium, Davenport 53rd 18 + IMAX is a movie theater that displays first-run feature films using digital projection. The theater offers stadium seating, RealD 3D movies, a game room, self-service ticketing and a lobby cafe.
An architectural award winning facility, John Deere World Headquarters, has something for everyone to enjoy while visiting. It's all free, from the equipment museum, to the three-dimensional mural, to the lush walking paths on 1,400 acres of land.
As part of a public improvement initiative, Riverside Park Gardens features a variety of gardens to explore, from a daylily garden to a rose garden. The botanical garden has a greenhouse containing tropical plants and a Ficus Nitida rubber tree.
Imagine a playground filled with large machines, the John Deere Pavillion is that and more for kids young and old. Climb onto giant tractors, or power up machines on virtual reality simulators; this is a visit you will be glad to have made.
With cabins and camping sites available for reservation, visitors can indulge in a variety of outdoor activities at Rock Creek Marina & Campground. The campground has playgrounds, a dock, boat ramps, boat rentals, hiking trails, and fishing spots.