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Historic Washington House

1622 Jefferson St, Two Rivers, WI 54241-3017
+1 920-793-2490
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Washington house is a must visit place when your in Two Rivers, so much history and a great place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mari G
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Two Rivers, Wisconsin
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Museum & yummy ice cream sundae

Stopped in during the Apple festival. Very knowledgeable & helpful docents. Museum includes a... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
LMomG
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  • Average10%
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1622 Jefferson St, Two Rivers, WI 54241-3017
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+1 920-793-2490
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Washington house is a must visit place when your in Two Rivers, so much history and a great place for ice cream

Thank Mari G
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in during the Apple festival. Very knowledgeable & helpful docents. Museum includes a variety of household items of yesteryear. A huge doll house was especially interesting. Also enjoyed the beautiful painted murals on ceiling in the ballroom upstairs. Unique stamped copper ceiling in downstairs...More

Thank LMomG
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

You just have to see it, go upstairs and see the restored ceiling have an ice cream the volunteers are great afterwards go to Neshotah park and see Lake Michigan

Thank Tad N
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Stumbled upon this while walking around town............Great ice cream and looked like an interesting story about the "first ice cream sundae" .........but unfortunately we arrived as they were closing or had already closed...........the host was kind enough to serve ice cream anyway.............would be better to...More

Thank IAhawks88
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This museum masquerades as an ice cream parlor. Enjoyed both experiences. Lots of artifacts on display.

Thank thorneloe
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We stopped at this place out of interest in the birthplace of the sundae. The museum was a hodgepodge of sometimes bizarre items. Including unopened toys from the 1970's. We thought the sundae stop would be fun but they did barely anything to make this...More

Thank DGS2002
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I like the " easy to read" signs because they are in larger print and explain a lot of items displayed. We were greeted warmly by 2 ladies on staff. Just had breakfast so we skipped the ice cream this time.

Thank VHS-65
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Interesting and free! Friendly staff. It has a nice ice cream parlor where you can eat a sunday where they claim was invented!

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We enjoyed our visit to this museum/ice cream shop. The building itself was very historic, and interesting to walk through. The volunteers were knowledgeable and friendly. We were excited to have an ice cream sundae in the "birthplace" town - and the Ruby sundae was...More

Thank Jessica0823
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Home of the Ice Cream sundae! Great Wisconsin ice cream and a very cool free museum. Worth a stop if you are close to Two Rivers.

Thank Robert D
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