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Geneva Lake Museum of History

255 Mill St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-1927
+1 262-248-6060
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WOW!

I was in awe of the Geneva Lake Museum. Upon entry, it resembles a small info center/gift shop, but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charmaine H
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South Dakota
Geneva Lake Museum

Lots of cool Lake Geneva history here! You can actually walk down a turn-of-the -century city block... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Phil B
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Genoa City, Wisconsin
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“train set” (2 reviews)
“fire engine” (2 reviews)
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255 Mill St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-1927
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+1 262-248-6060
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in awe of the Geneva Lake Museum. Upon entry, it resembles a small info center/gift shop, but once you enter the main door you are thrown back in time to enjoy wonderful historic exhibits. We enjoyed a group breakfast here with time to...More

Thank Charmaine H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of cool Lake Geneva history here! You can actually walk down a turn-of-the -century city block of Lake Geneva.

Thank Phil B
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

We go to Lake Geneva often, but we had never thought to go to this little museum. We bought a Groupon, and even without that, it would be worth a couple of hours in town. They have so much crammed into this little museum. It...More

Thank Rachel R
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

We had a great day exploring the museum. It was a very cold day before Thankgiving and we purchased a Groupon for our family to visit the museum. Kids are free. There were so many rooms to explore. My youngest (3 years) loved the firetruck...More

Thank stefrz
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

My parents took my brother and I here when we were a bit younger and it actually wasn't boring as a kid. The way its set up actually sparked some imagination in me as a kid and when I went back as an older child...More

Thank Joanna K
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

The tour guide showed us around and let us know everything. It was a great experience to learn more about Lake Geneva.

Thank Carolyn A
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This was our second time to visit this and it is a nice little museum for a city this size. We spent a little over an hour and saw most every exhibit and read much of the information given. A little pricey for what they...More

Thank Gary H
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Very interesting exhibits explaining the entire history of Lake Geneva. Families would enjoy this as there are many interactive exhibits. Probably an hour or more of your time would be spent here but well worth the time. The photos are amazing.

Thank Lee E
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Nice tour. Really enjoyed the history! Great place to go on a rainy day... The tour guid did a great job!

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

I've been to many historical museums, and I thoroughly enjoyed this one! My husband and I spent 1 hour there, but 1.5 hours is probably better. Admission price is reasonable...$7 for adults. It's a hands on museum. They actually let you pick up and hold...More

Thank Wendy M
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America N
8 April 2017|
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Response from marvalbar |
$7 adults $6 seniors kids through high school free
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John M
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Response from dkm57 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. It's all one floor. I would check the website or ring them up.
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