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Waswagoning Indian Village

2750 County Road H, Lac du Flambeau, WI 54538-9714
+1 715-588-3560
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Simply great

It's been a while but I'm revisiting this site because this experience left a lasting impression... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
Plattsville, Ontario

They do a great job, learned so much. I learned about their language and what words in our... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2016
Mike T
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2750 County Road H, Lac du Flambeau, WI 54538-9714
+1 715-588-3560
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

It's been a while but I'm revisiting this site because this experience left a lasting impression. It's the best I've seen, particularly the interpreters. This compares favorably to similar efforts because it's least canned; it does nothing to sanitize the experience of woodland life. One...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

They do a great job, learned so much. I learned about their language and what words in our language come from theirs, I learned about the history.

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

The Hocking Family has created the most wonderful adventure back in time. We visit every year and learn something new each time. Wild Rice, wild wintergreen, fire-starting, underfloor heating, fishing at night are all the things we learned about this year. I cannot say enough...More

Thank Haintchen
Reviewed 3 September 2015

This little place, a reconstruction of a pre-contact Ojibwe Indian village in the woods of northern Wisconsin, is a small family business lovingly maintained by Charlotte Hockings and her family. It is a hands-on experience, where you learn not only the story of physical objects...More

1  Thank Ben M
Reviewed 9 August 2015

For my birthday I decided to tour the Waswagoning Ojibwe Village and was very glad I did. On this guided tour I was able to get a glimpse into the traditional Ojibwe lives because our tour guide Ernest's expertise. His enthusiasm for his heritage was...More

1  Thank twilbur2
Reviewed 2 August 2015

My wife and I stopped by here after reading about it in a Moon handbook for Wisconsin and we were not disappointed. It is a little off the beaten path but well worth it. The admission was $7 each (old geezer rate is $1 off...More

4  Thank MT1
Reviewed 26 July 2015

I was really looking forward to visiting this site and I wasn't disappointed. Perfect weather on a perfect day. Our guide was the grandson of the original land owner. He assisted his family in making the tour sites. It was authentic and original, a hands-on...More

3  Thank roxygee
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Guided tour of museum type displays and outdoor native american indian village compound. Lots of walking on uneven terrain. Hard to impossible to push a wheelchair. Long walk back from end of tour. They even welcomed our dog on the outdoor tour! Great tour guides-...More

1  Thank HapppyTravelers
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Very educational,the guide was very knowledgeable and answered any questions we had! We'll definitely take my other nieces and nephews there!

1  Thank Guy P
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Our college group stopped for a tour during our trip to Lac du Flambeau. The main operator of the village opened up the village just for our group. She was extremely knowledgable about the Native traditions. We started the tour in the little shop that...More

4  Thank hoffmanm14
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