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Clabber Girl Museum

Address: 900 Wabash Ave., Terre Haute, IN 47807
Phone Number: (812) 478-7189
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Ranked #3 of 10 Attractions in Terre Haute
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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English first
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89 reviews 89 reviews
39 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

What a well put together history of Clabber Girl. It reminded me of an old town feel, while walking on a brick road, and checking out the history of it all. Stop by for a delicious meal in their Clabber Girl Café. The museum is free and well worth a look through

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Temperance, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Terre Haute, Indiana, USA - In this midwestern town, on the border with Illinois, is one of America's little-known local history museums, celebrating a succesful family business. You may not know the name of the business - Hulman & Co. But you may recognize the product - Clabber Girl Baking Powder. It is found in home kitchens as well as... More

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Chardon
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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

At the beginning of our road trip, we spent the night in Terre Haute. My husband looked up thigs to see and found this little museum. We love food and food related things so this was very interesting for us. The displays were authentic, a 30-45 minute self guided tour. We say them roasting and grinding the Rex coffee beans... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We had our wedding rehearsal dinner here. Everything was wonderful and professional. We were able to use the eating space past the bake shop for the dinner and the museum for a cocktail hour after. The in-house kitchen is the only catering option. The food was excellent and the staff were very good. Meeting and organization with the management was... More

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ohio
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4 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Very clean, wonderful, but small exhibits related to the baking/coffee industry and Hulman family.. Like a walk back in time. They have a café, but we did not make a purchase. Definitely worth a quick stop. The company spent a lot of money on this beautiful museum. Honestly, the nicest thing I saw in Terre Haute.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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68 reviews 68 reviews
21 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The museum was within easy walking distance of our hotel downtown. The displays were informative and interesting. The whole thing takes about a half hour to go through if you read all the signs. At a cost of FREE, it was a great value.

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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

It's free to the public. The museum is at the first floor of the building. It's fun to walk thru the museum. Take about twenty minutes

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Michigan
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14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Loved the period displays. Was concerned that unmonitored children would touch relics.... adding machine, etc. Very interesting museum.

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Florida
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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Again, I was surprised at how well this museum was set up. I'm old enough to remember some of the items shown in this interesting museum. It is a history of Americana and brought back many nostalgic memories of my grandparents and a time gone past. Don't miss it.

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Youngstown, Ohio
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13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This was very interesting a journey back in time. The displays of kitchens, old stores and the saloon and a small bake shop were you can buy cookies, coffee.etc. It's a stop worth the time.

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