John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum will be having a holiday event on Saturday, December 10. The celebration will include:
Explore interactive displays, marvel at classic machines, and get an up-close look at rare John Deere artifacts. At the John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum, we bring history to life. Witness our evolution from horse drawn to horsepower, and discover how the innovations of the past help to shape our future!
There’s something for everyone at the John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum. Explore our collection of Deere equipment at the site of the very first Deere tractor factory.
Discover rare artifacts from our storied past. Trace the history of John Deere from a simple steel plow to today’s modern working machines.
Grip the handles of a steel plow and test your strength against real horsepower. Explore the history of John Deere in our interactive exhibits.
The FREE interactive John Deere mobile guide features audio tours, photos, video, selfie filters, and virtual reality experiences at the John Deere Pavilion, John Deere Historic Site, John Deere Tractor & Engine Museum, and John Deere World Headquarters, as well as a behind the scenes look at artifacts, documents, photos, and art from the company archives.
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.
New Year's Day – July 4th
Thanksgiving – Christmas Eve
Christmas Day – New Year's Eve
The John Deere Tractor & Museum is located on the west side of the TechWorks Campus, a 30-acre advanced manufacturing, innovation, and commercial center in downtown Waterloo, Iowa.
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