travel42 Port Guide: Davenport


Davenport travel42 Port of Call Guide


An industrial center along the Mississippi River, Davenport is part of the metropolitan area known as the Quad Cities (the other cities are Bettendorf, Iowa; Moline, Illinois; and Rock Island, Illinois).

There's plenty to explore in the Davenport area. We like to start at the dazzling new Figge Art Museum designed by British architect David Chipperfield. The museum includes an excellent collection of paintings by Iowa native Grant Wood (the artist who painted American Gothic). Don't mis...

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