Rock Island Arsenal Museum

1 Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island, IL 61299- Map It
Phone: (309) 782-5021

AAA Editor Notes

Rock Island Arsenal Museum is in Bldg. 60 on North Ave.; visitors should use the Moline entrance to Arsenal Island. Established in 1905, the museum houses an extensive collection of military and civilian firearms with more than 1,200 weapons displayed. Exhibits interpret the history of the arsenal and island. Note: Over age 18 must present a valid state-issued identification card, driver’s license or valid U.S. passport to enter Arsenal Island. Visitors from the states of Minnesota, Missouri and Washington are required to present a second form of identification.
Hours: Tues.-Sat. noon-4. Closed federal holidays, Thanksgiving, day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Allow 1 hour minimum.