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... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2016 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.