The John Deere Pavilion in downtown Moline, IL

                          John Deere Pavilion

                          Thank you for your interest in John Deere attractions and tours. Due to the coronavirus pandemic our facilities are not currently open. These include:

                          • John Deere Pavilion and John Deere Store; Moline, IL
                          • John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum and John Deere Store; Waterloo, IA
                          • John Deere Historic Site; Grand Detour, IL
                          • World Headquarters Display Floor; Moline, IL
                          • Factory and facility tours in the U.S.

                          Our priority is the safety of our employees and visitors. We continue to monitor state and Center for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines and will follow recommendations for safely reopening John Deere attractions and tours. Please continue to check for updates.

                          The fun awaits!

                          Climb into the cab. Sit in the driver’s seat. And test your skills in state-of-the-art simulators. Explore some of the biggest John Deere machines — from combines and dozers, to excavators and swing machines — and learn how they change lives around the world. At the John Deere Pavilion, you get behind the wheel of innovation!

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                          Tractor, combine, dozer — sit in the cab of some of John Deere’s biggest machines. Learn about how they move, are built, and are making an impact in our world.

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                          Memories. Collect over 180 years of them in our legacy area. Learn about John Deere, the man, who used his skills and knowledge as a blacksmith to change farming. And get a sense of how John Deere, the company, continues to innovate today.

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                          Family fun

                          The only requirement for kids inside our doors — BE A KID. Climb on board. Pretend you’re driving. For extra excitement, test your skills in our state-of-the-art simulators. Customers train in these before tackling the dirt on the jobsite.

                          While you’re here

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                          Free admission

                          Because we’re proud of our heritage and encourage everyone to share in our storied history, each John Deere Attractions Site is open to the public and completely FREE.

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                          Regular hours:
                          Monday: 1pm–5pm
                          Tuesday–Saturday: 9am–5pm
                          Sunday: Closed

                          Holiday hours:
                          Closed New Year’s Day, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Eve

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                          Conveniently located across from the TaxSlayer® Center, the John Deere Pavilion offers easy parking and quick access to local restaurants.
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                          Contact us

                          John Deere Pavilion
                          1400 River Drive
                          Moline, IL 61265
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                          Kids getting off the bus and are excited to go to the Pavilion

                          Unforgettable field trips

                          During the school year, special tours are available for day-care and school groups of all ages! Choose between our Scavenger Hunt, Farm to Table, or History of John Deere and the State of Illinois tour programs.

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                          Experience the Discovery Zone

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