Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau
1601 River Drive, Suite 110
Moline, IL 61265
The Butterworth Center & Deere-Wiman House are located in the Overlook District of Moline, Illinois. Both historic homes once belonged to John Deere’s descendants but are now operated by the William Butterworth Foundation. They serve as year-round sites for quality educational and cultural events, meeting space for not-for-profit organizations, and tours for local, national, and international visitors. The gardens at each home are open to the public during daylight hours. Tours of the homes can be arranged by appointment, Monday through Friday. In addition, tours are given on Sundays, July 9 - August 27 at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00. Visit us online at www.butterworthcenter.com or Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/ButterworthCenterAndDeereWimanHouse
SPOTLIGHT ON THE QUAD CITIES
Sunday, June 25 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Blossoms at Butterworth - Don't miss this free family event featuring live music, family activities, and food vendors. All buildings and both homes will be open to the public and special signage will spotlight features in the homes and interesting stories about the people who lived in the homes. In addition, there will be tours of the historic Deere-Wiman tunnel.
ADMISSION - FREE