As a VENUE: Host your event…

Host your special event at this gleaming, luminous glass building overlooking the Mississippi River. Designed by David Chipperfield, one of Britain’s leading architects, the Figge Art Museum provides a stunning stage for any event. Six distinctive rental spaces are offered:

  • Grand Lobby: (Reception: 400) The dramatic open floor plan, high ceilings, terrazzo flooring, contemporary lounge and striking river views offer a myriad of possibilities. Expand your party outdoors, to the terrace, with it’s striking Mississippi River view. Or, consider a full museum rental!
  • Dining Room and Bar: (Reception: 100; Seated: 80) An intimate gathering space, the dining room and lounge area is the ideal venue for smaller gatherings, business meetings, client receptions, rehearsal dinners or unique dinner parties.
  • John Deere Auditorium at the Figge: (Seated: 140) Featuring state-of-the-art audio visual equipment and custom Italian leather seating, the auditorium is ideal for presentations, ceremonies and performances. Include an auditorium presentation to complete a dinner or cocktail event.
  • Community Gallery (add-on option only with Auditorium rental): (Reception: 110) Featuring artwork by local students and faculty throughout the year, the Mary Waterman Gildehaus Community Gallery is the perfect place to host guests before or after a presentation in the nearby auditorium.
  • Nobis Boardroom Suite: (Seated: 20) Near the auditorium with impressive views of the Mississippi River, the boardroom is the perfect workshop, seminar, meeting or private dining venue.
  • Studio Single: (30-40 Seated)

Support the Figge Art Museum …by simply booking your next special occasion here:


As a SHOP: Discover unique gifts…

The Museum Store has unique one-of-a-kind products for all ages. Find your own work of art to take home and treasure for years to come. All proceeds benefit the museum’s year-round schedule of exhibitions and educational programs. Merchandise is curated into the following categories: * Home * Apparel * Soft Goods * Books * Children’s Items * Consignor * Figge Publications * For America Items, and * Jewelry.

Support the Figge Art Museum …by simply purchasing your specialty merchandise here:


As an EATERY: Food for thought…

Make plans to join your friends for a delicious, healthy lunch in the Figge Café! The café serves a daily selection of freshly made salads, soups and sandwiches. Enjoy a glass of wine or cappuccino while you experience the view from one of the most beautiful dining rooms in the Quad Cities – and visit the galleries while you’re here!

Support the Figge Art Museum …by simply dining here:


Be a DONOR: Show that you care…

You are invited to enjoy all the wonderful benefits your support of the Figge Art Museum provides. In addition to great membership benefits, there’s nothing like the satisfaction you’ll feel knowing your contribution supports an extraordinary range of educational programs and exhibitions.


Discover the world through art! Be a member. All membership levels enjoy the exclusive membership benefits. Memberships at specified levels are offered: * Youth * Educator/Senior * Individual * Household/Grandparent * Benefactor * Investor * Steward * Artist * Patron * Ambassador, and * Philanthropist.


We are grateful for gifts from friends such as you that support our mission of bringing art and people together. Your generous contribution provides an extraordinary range of educational programs and exhibitions for our community.

  • Annual Fund Drive: The Figge‘s Annual Fund Drive supports the museum’s mission to bring art and people together through our exhibitions and programming. The museum provides around 20 world class exhibitions each year with customized programming to accompany each. All Annual Fund donation levels include a Figge membership. Become a member AND support the Figge at the same time.
  • Funds: Gifts made to the these funds are restricted to their unique identities: * Education *Acquisition * Collection Care & Preservation * Honorariums & Tributes, and * Memorials.
  • Sponsorships: The generosity of our donors enables the Figge Art Museum to touch the lives of over 65,000 Quad-City residents each year through exhibits, educational programs, and outreach activities. Your support provides the resources we need to impact the lives of thousands of children and adults. Categories include * Planned Giving, and * C.A. Ficke Legacy Giving Society.
  • Corporate Sponsorships: Provide benefits for your employees and show your support for a community institution by becoming a Figge corporate sponsor. Figge programs and services help to enrich and improve the quality of life in the Quad Cities. By supporting the Figge, you will strengthen your company’s identity in the region and invest in our community’s well-being. Corporate sponsorship provides an excellent selection of benefits for your company and its employees depending on the multiple sponsorship levels that are offered.

Volunteer: Over two hundred members strong, Figge volunteers are an asset to the museum. Figge volunteers work in: * Education * Library Resource * Administrative Support * Visitor Services. Volunteers are always appreciated and valued. The staff members are ever grateful to the volunteers they work alongside. Volunteers serve as Figge ambassadors and active advocates for the museum daily. Together, volunteers and staff members work to adhere to the museum’s mission of public service through the use of art.

Support the Figge Art Museum …by simply contributing here:

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