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Historic Steppingstone

817 Wisconsin St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-1827
+1 847-867-8684
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Rich history throughout the house!

Charlene gave a group of us a very interesting tour of this historical house with details and... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Julie T
Stop by, say hi.

Charming restored home in historic district. Period piece antiques and lovely home with quaint... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
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Re-opens Friday, May 18, 2018. Steppingstone is the only privately owned historic home in Lake Geneva open to the public. Saved from the wrecking ball it has been lovingly restored while retaining all of the circa 1875 architectural elements. Just a short walk from downtown, the home is open on Friday and Saturday for tours at 11 am, 1,and 3 May 18th through September 15th, 2018. Free parking for tour guests.
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27 Oct 2017
“Rich history throughout the house!”
10 Sep 2017
“Stop by, say hi. ”
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817 Wisconsin St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-1827
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Charlene gave a group of us a very interesting tour of this historical house with details and descriptions every step of the way of the history behind so many artifacts placed perfectly around each room. She had fascinating information on the people who lived their...More

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chasehil, Owner at Historic Steppingstone, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thanks for this wonderful 5 star review Julie!

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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Charming restored home in historic district. Period piece antiques and lovely home with quaint porches to relax, chat and learn what Maytag, Ulysses S Grant have to do with Lake Geneva. A step back in time.

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chasehil, Owner at Historic Steppingstone, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thanks so much for your nice review! Charlene

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

I enjoyed this tour tremendously. The owner is very welcoming and knowledgeable on the history of this property. It is a charming house, and it felt like we were visiting an old friend. The cost was reasonable as well. I highly recommend taking this tour...More

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chasehil, Owner at Historic Steppingstone, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for you nice comments! Sure enjoyed meeting you folks! Charlene

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

a nice place to visit and see a typical house in Lake Geneva. Located in the historic district of town.

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Reviewed 16 June 2016

Visiting Historic Steppingstone is a nice diversion when you've been to Lake Geneva many times and enjoy historic homes. If you want to see how you can bring a historic home into 21st century living, this is a good place to check out. It has...More

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