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Address: 115 Davenport St, Le Claire, IA 52753-9206
Phone Number:
+1 563-265-3939
Today
10:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Stopped for a photo opportunity

Traveling from Northern Indiana to Colorado Springs. Easy to find off the interstate. Quaint little town that was asleep when we got there around 9pm. Located on the Mississippi... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 December 2016
iwork4pepsi
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Michigan City, Indiana
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointing husband wanted to go didn't read the reviews. All there were is T-shirts hats mugs & books with antique archaeology printed on it. They had a few cool items no prices and what did have prices were ridiculous. The two places with the small parking lot were so small they only have one bathroom for both men and... More 

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1 Thank Gloria S
Fitchburg, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my 10 year old son and 12 year old daughter to Le Claire for no other reason than to go there as myself and my kids were huge fans of the show. The help in the store yelled at my son because he was touching some of the merchandise looking for a price. Come to find out that... More 

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1 Thank ChrisL5252
Boone, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in Le Claire to go see Antique Archaeology. The staff was wonderful! Everyone was very helpful and polite!! Amy checked out our purchases and Emily helped as well. Bought a great women's duster jacket!! I just love it!! Got t-shirts and calendars. The place was packed with picks and alot was for sale. Got lots of pictures!! We... More 

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Thank rodak4417
Michigan City, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Traveling from Northern Indiana to Colorado Springs. Easy to find off the interstate. Quaint little town that was asleep when we got there around 9pm. Located on the Mississippi River in a cute little town. Very surprised to see it's actual location. I love the show and their use of camera angles don't show it's actually right behind a BP... More 

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5 Thank iwork4pepsi
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I visited the LeClaire shop. What a waste of time. Mostly new merchandise I had zero interest in, cool items NOT FOR SALE or a very small number of over priced older items. So different to what you would think Mike would put his name to. I would even prefer it if they had someone sublet the location to offer... More 

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1 Thank Mark B
Illinois
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We expected to see many antiques for sale but found mostly t-shirts, hats and coffee cups. They have two buildings in good condition but are geared mostly to selling souvenirs for the viewers of the TV show. A few antique items in the store were mostly for display and not sale. Sales people were not sure what some of the... More 

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3 Thank Warren-Linda
Des Moines, Iowa
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Stopped by while in town, the place is somewhat hard to find as their are no signs directing you. The shop was pretty small and mostly full of souvenirs. A lot of items on display were not for sale and there wasn't any indication there were other locations or warehouses in case you actually wanted to purchase some antique items... More 

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3 Thank Willy46
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56 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

One of the highlights of our road trip was stopping at Antique Archeology. We are fans of the show, so it was neat to see where it takes place. On TV, it looks like the store is out in the middle of the country, but it is really only a block from the main road, behind a gas station. The... More 

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4 Thank Patti C
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118 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

We are fans of the show however were really disappointed in store. The store was nice looking from outside like show portrays however inside was stuff for display & souvenirs saying Antique Archeology.We go into a lot Antique & flee market shore & was really disappointed taking the time to drive to store & stopping at. We wanted a small... More 

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2 Thank calliesk@yahoo.com
Palos Park, Illinois
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Easy exit off I80, small shops with interesting pieces. Friendly ladies working there. Seemed almost like a tourist trap with way too much Antique Archeology merchandising. Good for about a half hour stop, take a picture by the Nash. Nice little town by the river.

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