Putnam Museum

Tips For the Eclipse in the Quad Cities
One of the most rare celestial events will occur over the Quad Cities on Monday - a near total eclipse of the sun. While the event is exciting, it can also be dangerous.
You would never look directly at the sun for any length of time on any given day without damaging your eyesight, and the eclipse is…
King Tut Comes to the Quad Cities
You can journey through time to ancient Egypt and experience the wonder and awe of the finding of King Tut's tomb in 1922 by Howard Carter. First you walk into the tomb just like Carter did and see the treasure that was buried with the boy king...