Sail the Mississippi River and find fun things to do in Moline, IL

Spend the afternoon learning about the legacy of John Deere at the John Deere Pavilion or attending a convention at the TaxSlayer® Center, both within walking distance of Radisson on John Deere Commons-Moline. For an unforgettable trip on the Mississippi River, contact Celebration River Cruises to arrange a traditional excursion or a cruise with a theme such as country jams, Broadway hits, or Oktoberfest. If you're looking for kid-friendly things to do, visit the Family Museum for interactive exhibits and an expansive playground. Reserve our rooms in the heart of the Quad Cities to stay within minutes of attractions in Davenport and Bettendorf, IA as well as Rock Island, Moline, and East Moline, IL.

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Putnam Museum

4.56 mi / 7.34 km from the hotel
The Putnam offers interactive exhibits that explore science, nature, and history. If you're a fan of giant-screen entertainment, don't miss a movie in the museum's theater.

Celebration River Cruises

1.05 mi / 1.7 km from the hotel
Offering lunch and dinner cruises, all-day voyages, and themed events, the Celebration Belle, a 750-passenger paddlewheel boat, provides memorable Mississippi River experiences for the whole family.

John Deere Pavilion

0.07 mi / 0.12 km from the hotel
Uncover the history, technology, and legendary work ethic that have shaped the iconic John Deere company for more than 180 years. View vintage tractors on display while the kids interact with eight hands-on exhibits in the Discovery Zone.

Rock Island Arsenal

4.11 mi / 6.61 km from the hotel
This active army facility, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is located on a 946-acre island in the Mississippi River. Visit historic sites like the Colonel Davenport House and the Rock Island National Cemetery.

TaxSlayer® Center

0.08 mi / 0.12 km from the hotel
Attend a conference, musical performance, or comedy show at this popular event center.

TBK Bank Sports Complex

6.46 mi / 10.4 km from the hotel
This athletic facility features an indoor turf field, basketball/volleyball courts, and sand volleyball courts. Visit the High 5 Lanes & Games for family entertainment such as bowling, arcade games, laser tag, and escape rooms.

Mississippi River

2.99 mi / 4.81 km from the hotel
The second longest river in North America, the Mississippi River is 2,350 miles long and over 11 miles wide at its widest point.

Augustana College

1.72 mi / 2.77 km from the hotel
Take a walk at this beautiful, 115-acre campus adjacent to the Mississippi River before touring the Fryxell Geology Museum or attending a Vikings game.

Channel Cat Water Taxi

1.29 mi / 2.08 km from the hotel
Generally running from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, these open-air ferryboats travel between four different stops along the Mississippi River.

The Rust Belt

3.62 mi / 5.82 km from the hotel
This former automobile manufacturing plant now hosts a variety of entertainment options, including musical performances, comedy shows, and wrestling events.

Bend XPO

3.41 mi / 5.49 km from the hotel
Attend trade shows, weddings, and other special events at this 70,000-square-foot riverside venue.

Quad City Botanical Center

2.34 mi / 3.77 km from the hotel
View tropical vegetation in the atrium, native prairie plants in the children's garden, and even a collection of rare conifers when you visit this unique, family-friendly attraction.