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Rahr-West Museum and Mansion

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Address: 610 N. Eighth St, Entrance Off Park Street, Manitowoc, WI 54220
Phone Number: 920-686-3090
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Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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A Must See!!

Staff was fun to talk to and very open and accommodating. Great knowledge about the property and city. Beautiful home with great historic significance. We went with another... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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Marshfield, Wisconsin
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Marshfield, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Staff was fun to talk to and very open and accommodating. Great knowledge about the property and city. Beautiful home with great historic significance. We went with another couple and really enjoyed ourselves. Nice that there was stuff to do and of interest for all ages.

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Good place to spend a couple of hours when they have an art collection to view. The place is spacious and has several exhibits that are permanent fixtures.

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Winnipeg, Manitoba
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Don't normal go to this type of place on a holiday but went with another lady in our party and SO GLAD I did..... A SUPERB mueseum and art gallery in a historical home making just the home itself worth the visit..... Don't think small town US as a place to check out this type of thing but enjoyed more... More 

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Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

The museum is beautiful from start to finish. Our two groups of 100 "Sweetheart Mystery" travelers were able to visit in February. All of the people at Rahr-West were so helpful as we were able to set up a canvas painting activity for our group. It was a fun and memorable experience for all. Then we were treated to very... More 

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great history of Manitowoc with local artist showing along with house of famous local family as they lived in the early 1900's. Out of museum is location where piece of Spuknik satelite landed in early 60's.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

The museum was very enjoyable. It was really nice to see all the old furniture and art work and how the mansion was maintained.

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Two Rivers, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We came to the museum for my child's school field trip. It's sad knowing I lived here my whole life and never been here before. It's so beautiful. I have to say my favorite was the furniture, I am in love and am now looking for old furniture to refinish so I can have a piece of art in my... More 

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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

The Rahr-West Museum and Mansion is a great place to visit. During the whole year, the mansion is open to the public. It is an actual home that has been restored - what a treat! It is especially a treat during the Christmas season. The rooms are all decorated for Christmas - as they may have been years ago -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This is a nice mix of an art museum and a mansion that is still in very fine shape. Looking at this museum along with the Submarine Museum in Manitowoc, you can build a nice weekend trip here and really get a good return for your money. We are planning a tour for the Rolls-Royce Owners Club and this museum... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

USA Today listed the Rahr-West Museum as 1 of the top 10 small museums in the US, so when a family reunion put us in the area I jumped at the chance to see it. We were not disappointed. The woodwork inside the mansion is amazing in its detail, & reminded us of how this type of work is a... More 

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Additional Information about Rahr-West Museum and Mansion

Address: Address: 610 N. Eighth St, Entrance Off Park Street, Manitowoc, WI 54220
Phone Number: 920-686-3090
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Manitowoc
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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