Best Things To Do in Rock Island, Illinois

Whether you're visiting Rock Island for a few days or are a localite, Rock Island is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Rock Island. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Rock Island. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Rock Island. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Rock Island keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Rock Island listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Rock Island which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Rock Island will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Rock Island recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Rock Island

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Rock Island that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 178 Things To Do in Rock Island
    - Used in 91 itineraries
    Rock Island Arsenal

    Tags: Island, Military Area

    Address: Illinois, USA

    Overview of Rock Island Arsenal The Rock Island Arsenal is an army post located on the Mississippi River between the cities of Davenport, Iowa, and Rock Island, Illinois and is home of First Army head...Read more

  2. #2 of 178 Things To Do in Rock Island
    - Used in 11 itineraries
    Whitewater Junction

    Tags: Water Park, Entertainment

    Address: 17th St & 18th Ave, Rock Island, IL 61201, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Your mere holiday can turn into an excellent one if you plan to spend the same in the Whitewater Junction. It is a superb water park and a public swimming pool where you will get pure fun. The 9 feet ...Read more

  3. #3 of 178 Things To Do in Rock Island
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    Schwiebert Riverfront Park

    Tags: Park

    Address: 101 17th St, Rock Island, IL 61201, USA

    The Schwiebert Riverfront Park is a beautiful park that was named after the former Mayor, Mark Schwiebert for his tireless efforts in promoting the riverfront’s public use. The main features of ...Read more

  4. #4 of 178 Things To Do in Rock Island
    - Used in 25 itineraries
    Hauberg Museum Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Timings: 01:00 am - 12:00 pm Details
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    Tim Mccombs

    If you would like to know some history of the Indian culture of Rock Island this is the place to go... Free aside from any donations that you offer. And they offer some great trails through nature for...

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  5. #5 of 178 Things To Do in Rock Island
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    Legends Corner Image
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    Timings: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm Details
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    Andy Ingham

    This place is very clean and has ample seating. They have a good selection of beer and everything on the menu looks good! It was cold outside when I went but it looks like the outdoor seating area is ...

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  6. #6 of 178 Things To Do in Rock Island
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    Colonel Davenport House Image
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    Tags: Museum

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    Andi Ackley

    Such a cool place to visit! I learned quite a bit here. Okay, I'm a nerd and love the smell of old buildings!

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  7. #7 of 178 Things To Do in Rock Island
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    Skellington Manor Image
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    Address: 420 18th St, Rock Island, IL 61201, USA

    Timings: 07:00 pm - 10:00 pm Details
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    Michele Crimmins

    Attended Model Mystery. Very good acting and interaction with guests. The mystery was good and interesting to find out one of the actresses wrote. Food was good. Have also attended Terror at Skellingt...

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  8. #8 of 178 Things To Do in Rock Island
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    Circa 21 Image
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    Timings: 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details
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    MARY LOEFFLER

    Staff is very helpful and friendly! The Bootleggers( waitstaff who sing and dance) are always entertaining! The food at the matinee was mediocre. The waitstaff is incredibly talented on stage and on t...

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  9. #9 of 178 Things To Do in Rock Island
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    Quarter Til Tap Image
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    Tags: Bar

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    Mal Beezy

    I live upstairs and the bartender is super sweet and the owners are the nicest so if ur looking for a chill laid back kinda bar with nice service I suggest you stop in....and it's always super clean E...

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