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Swarthout Museum - CLOSED

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History of LaCrosse in the midst of the library!

I love museums, and the Swarthout is a gem of a museum in the midst of the library! Many portraits... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2015
Sandi S
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La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States
Hours Limited Worth Seeing

Located in the La Crosse Public LIbrary. They have one of the worlds few remaining horse drawn fire... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2012
CelloSam
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La Crosse
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Mar 17, 2015
“History of LaCrosse in the midst of the library!”
Oct 19, 2012
“Hours Limited Worth Seeing”
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Reviewed March 17, 2015

I love museums, and the Swarthout is a gem of a museum in the midst of the library! Many portraits of the early people of La Crosse, many artifacts, and beautifully preserved clothing from days gone by. They change up the displays frequently so you...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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Reviewed October 19, 2012

Located in the La Crosse Public LIbrary. They have one of the worlds few remaining horse drawn fire pumpers. It is steam powered.(Fire Engine)

Date of experience: October 2012
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Reviewed April 19, 2007

The museum is located in the same building as the La Crosse Public Library but has a seperate enterance located on the 9th street side. The musuem was named after Susan and Edyth Swarthout and features displays detailing the history of La Crosse. The museum...More

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