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Address: 407 Merchants Avenue, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Phone Number: 920-563-7769
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Tue - Sat 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

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For anyone who either grew up or still live on a farm this place is a good place to go. It brings back memories of having to milk cows.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 17, 2011
Kimberly R
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Kendall, WI
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Whitewater, Wisconsin
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

Admission is free but they appreciate a $5 per person or $10 per family donation which helps with upkeep. The gardens are cute but nothing to go out of your way for. This is a museum for someone who wants to check out local history not much more than that. They do a nice ice cream social for the 4th... More 

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Kendall, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2011

For anyone who either grew up or still live on a farm this place is a good place to go. It brings back memories of having to milk cows.

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Madison, Wi
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2010

Great small town museum, with some surprising memorabilia.

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Freeport, Illinois
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2010

I had some apprehensions but they had a really neat exhibit about Indian Mounds. It was an interesting place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2004

This museum is wonderful! The Lincoln Era Library is a must see! This musuem is superb for a small town - don't miss it!!!

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