The John Deere Pavilion in downtown Moline, IL

            John Deere Pavilion

            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.

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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–Saturday: 9am–5pm
            Sunday: Noon–4pm

            Holiday hours:
            Closed New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Eve

            Closed early at 3pm:
            Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, and Labor Day

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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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            Unforgettable field trips

            Special tours are available for day cares 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

            Eight exhibits, interactive technology, and a variety of hands-on learning activities encourage visitors to explore the world and use creativity to learn. And it’s not just for kids — adults are always welcome to play, too!

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