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Wabash County Historical Museum

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Address: 36 E. Market Street, Wabash, IN
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Great fun for the kids!

The recent addition of the children's play area upstairs is fantastic! Our boys love going there to play in the barn, house, tree, canal boat, and stage! It's such a neat... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very informative museum about the history of Wabash. I have lived in the area most of my life and learned many things about Wabash that I never knew.

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Thank Joel C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

The recent addition of the children's play area upstairs is fantastic! Our boys love going there to play in the barn, house, tree, canal boat, and stage! It's such a neat museum in our little town. There are many interesting exhibits for adults and kids alike. It's a great place to spend a few hours every weekend!

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Thank BiehlFam4
Wabash
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This museum is very impressive for our small town. well kept, interesting,.has two floors of "stuff" and has both kid items and older adults items to see. Much better than a lot of museums of bigger cities.

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Thank Kie K
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014 via mobile

Great museum for this area and for any small town. Covers the history of the whole area, not just Wabash, and the associated world events. Good variety of exhibits, and a short film. Has a small gift shop, and is good for kids.

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Thank KimChaos99
Wabash, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is not a really huge museum but they do an excellent job telling the very interesting history of Wabash. It is a good place for kids as well

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Thank Darcia W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

This a very nice museum for such a small town. It does a nice job of displaying Wabash history. So much to see and very well organized. The workers are knowledgeable and it is a very clean facility. Two floors of interesting stuff. Kids really loved it.

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Thank Jmbt2391
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

I was taken aback at the entry price, but overall was happy with the experience. Very informative, well designed and thought-out displays, interactive and technologically savvy. Enjoyable.

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Thank Anita_Vacati0n
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

We have third grade twins. The girls had so much fun here. It's not large, but there's a lot more to do than you initially think. It was interesting and informative. The staff was so nice.

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Thank ShariandFamily
Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

It's a beautiful small museum with interactive exhibits, videos, and a gift shop.

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Thank Mark40205
Northern Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

The Wabash County Historical Museum is a great spot to visit either by your self or family. You will be very impressed by the historical and current displays.

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