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Wabash County Historical Museum

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Address: 36 E Market St, Wabash, IN 46992-3124
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Tue - Thu 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Great County Museum!

Very inexpensive but very informative history of Wabash County. Movie in separate room, many interactive displays and and all is professionally done. Best local museum I have ever... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Osprey, Florida
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Osprey, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very inexpensive but very informative history of Wabash County. Movie in separate room, many interactive displays and and all is professionally done. Best local museum I have ever attended. Highly recommend.

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TIPTON
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice museum, who knew there was so much history in Wabash? Really enjoyed our time there. Has a nice area upstairs for kids.

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Thank Theresa V
Wabash, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

The museum has a very professional look, unlike many small town museum. The history and information about the area is fantastic.

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Thank Andrew F
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

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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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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