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Frankenmuth Historical Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Nice museum

Nice museum to visit with kids to educate them about the Americans culture and history by its... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
immanueltakli
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Sterling Heights, Michigan
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Bravo!

Considering the courage and tenacity of the German immigrants from Bavaria who settled here and... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
lobstaluva
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Springfield, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice museum to visit with kids to educate them about the Americans culture and history by its different shows.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank immanueltakli
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum layout was great. Lots of interesting information, and it was presented very well. I didn't realize that admission into this one also gets you admission into the Brewery Museum. Awesome value for $2 a person!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure why several of the reviews were negative. The reception person was nice. The museum is large (for a quaint little village) and well presented. Our own family came to Michigan from Germany via the Erie Canal route about the same time. I learned...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Considering the courage and tenacity of the German immigrants from Bavaria who settled here and built up this beautiful community, it is important that their future generations know their heritage. This small museum, housed in a former hotel, contains a lot of history about the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Nice little museum depicting local history of the area. Not a large place and doesn't take long to tour.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

It's interesting museum in a very nice town that needs to be heard of in the world in order to be known. The only thing that needs to be better is that needs to be bigger.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

It has not big publicity and is a simple place, but worth to go. It has audio record system to help you to immerse in the history. Very good documented. Place to came and learn about courage and faith of the earlier German immigrants. It...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carinita2
Reviewed October 2, 2018

A visit here will give you a renewed respect and admiration for those who came and settled this area. Primitive tools, hostile wooded land and language barriers didn't stop this determined people to make this place their home. Within 1 year some had cleared enough...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michele C
Reviewed September 24, 2018

We decided to check out the museum on a busy Sunday afternoon. When we walked in, there were 2 kids just standing in the "toy section" of the gift shop just playing with stuff randomly. The attendant behind the counter just stood there and didn't...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marian F
Reviewed September 13, 2018

We had heard this museum was worth the time, and it was. It only cost a few dollars and they had push button guides. There are interactive spots. Look at things and try to answer the question walls. Some you are answering a series of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
Sundays Noon - 6pm; Mondays - Thursdays 10am - 5pm; Fridays & Saturdays 10am - 8pm. Closed Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year days. $2 for adults; $1 for students and $5 family (2 adults and 4 students). Hope this... More
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