Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau
1601 River Drive, Suite 110
Moline, IL 61265
Rock Island County Historical Society (RICHS) stores the history of Rock Island County. The library has newspapers from the 1860s from many of the towns. Extensive research library, including genealogy. The Atkinson-Peek house museum can be toured. The Clothes Loft and Carriage House are also a part of the museum experience.
A never seen part of Rock Island County will be on exhibit, and The Clothes Loft needs help finding the story behind two jackets. One red and the other blue, they have metals, embroidery and braid. Come help solve the mystery of the jackets.
A special exhibit, "Baubles, Bangles and Bright Shiny Beads" will be on display during Quad Cities Museum Week.
Free for members. $5 to use the library. Free for the Museum Week Sunday open house.