Museums & More

Antique Archaeology

Antique Archaeology - American Pickers

Antique Archaeology specializes in the odd and unusual. Its owner, LeClaire's own Mike Wolfe, is a professional antique picker. Mike and Frank Fritz are the hosts of American Pickers, a show on the History Channel.

Store Hours

Monday through Saturday
10 a.m. until 6 p.m.
12 p.m. until 5 p.m.
Or by Appointment


Located Downtown LeClaire

115-1/2 Davenport Street (behind the BP Gas Station and Mother Hubbard's)
Le Claire, IA 52753
Phone: 563-265-3939
Antique Archaeology Website

Buffalo Bill Museum & Lone Star Steamer Display

199 N Front Street
Le Claire, IA 52753
Phone: 563-289-5580
Buffalo Bill Museum 

Historic displays featuring Buffalo Bill, Civil War Display, river boats and James Ryan, inventor. Items in the Gift Shop include Geodes (Iowa’s State Rock), Marbles, and Hats Galore including:

  • Confederate Soldier’s
  • Coonskin Hats
  • Cowboy Hats
  • Feather Headdresses
  • Union Soldier’s
Buffalo Bill Museum Front of the Building
Front of the LeClaire Community Library Building

LeClaire Community Library

323 Wisconsin (Corner of 3rd Street and Wisconsin)
Le Claire, IA 52753
Phone: 563-289-4242, ext. 4
LeClaire Library Website 


The Mission of the LeClaire Community Library is to enhance the intellectual, social, and cultural strength of our community. The library has:

  • Adult Reading Room
  • Children's and Teen Area
  • Free Programming and Events for the Life-Long Learning of Citizens of All Ages
  • Free Wireless Internet Access
  • Large Community Room
  • Seven Public Access Computers
  • Study Rooms

LeClaire Civic Center

127 S Cody Road
Le Claire, IA 52753
Civic Center Website
Phone: 563-639-4621 for reservations
Phone: 563-289-4205 for general information

The LeClaire Civic Center is located in downtown LeClaire, Iowa and is owned and operated by the LeClaire Civic Club. It seats approximately 100 people with tables and chairs on-site. There is a kitchen facility that includes a serving counter, two sinks, refrigerator and commercial stove. An exterior lighted signs can announce your event and there is ample parking next to the building. Perfect for:

  • Exhibits
  • Luncheons
  • Meetings
  • Parties
  • Receptions
LeClaire Civic Center