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Castlerock Museum

402 S 2nd St, Alma, WI 54610-9704
+1 608-685-4231
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Just Amazing artifacts!

After watching the T.V. series of Henry the VII, The Vikings, etc. This visit to the Castlerock... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
pat c
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Madison, Wisconsin
An amazing collection.

This is a great collection. It is beautifully displayed. The guides were very knowledgeable. My... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
lizofeagan
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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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402 S 2nd St, Alma, WI 54610-9704
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

After watching the T.V. series of Henry the VII, The Vikings, etc. This visit to the Castlerock Museum was an exhilarating experience to see every piece placed before you and the informative description of every item. I'm so very thankful I did not have to...More

Thank pat c
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This is a great collection. It is beautifully displayed. The guides were very knowledgeable. My grandson ages 11 and 15 were fascinated.

Thank lizofeagan
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This museum took only about an hour to go thru, but this was an hour well spent. Learned a bit about the history of armored warfare and enjoyed looking at the examples of armor from the various eras.

Thank DANIEL M
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I do not consider myself a weapons person but the historical aspect of the displays is totally fascinating. The guides were wonderfully knowledgeable and personable.

2  Thank bbillmeier
Reviewed 24 October 2016

A very interesting collection of ancient weapons in a very interesting building. I enjoyed this place. It was noisy when we visited as a school group was there.

Thank cuTRis
Reviewed 25 August 2016

To be perfectly honest, I almost waited in the car while others went in. A little reluctant, I went in. It was a really neat museum. All sorts of different armor through the ages along with different weapons that were used. Especially liked the horse...More

Thank miller1
Reviewed 5 August 2015

I can not believe how authentic and rich and packed this collection is. We're talking real history and "no touch" historical collections. It is very impressive. What it's doing in this little town is beyond me but if knights and weapons are your thing you...More

Thank 22Travelin
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We were amazed at the collection this museum holds. I'm not in this sort of thing but my boys were there looking around forever. Even I couldn't help but be amazed by everything there and the amount of stuff in this man's collection. What a...More

Thank RREBELOmaha
Reviewed 31 July 2015

The museum is small, but the exhibits are carefully selected and arranged chronologically with excellent story boards to make the history of arms and armor come alive. I especially liked the early period showing the various Viking routes of plunder and settlement. It is a...More

Thank Conmarki
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Stopped on a day trip through the area. Definitely worth the stop. Only open 1-4 Friday thru Sunday. Impressive collection of armor & weapons. Really friendly staff that is glad to tell you more about the displays.

Thank NickyV1976
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Terryanne H
16 October 2015|
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Response from RREBELOmaha | Reviewed this property |
General Admission: $6.00 General Admission, $4.00 students (grade school through college). Free for children 4 years of age or younger accompanied by supervising adults and for military personnel on active duty.
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Terryanne H
16 October 2015|
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I would like the cost of admission.
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