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Great few hours spent going through the 'main street' and other exhibits

We spend a few hours going through the history of Lake Geneva, various time periods and military... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
Cat S
Delightful look at the history of Lake Geneva.

Thoroughly enjoyed the museum and learning of the interesting history of Lake Geneva. Several... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2018
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255 Mill St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-1927
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

We spend a few hours going through the history of Lake Geneva, various time periods and military and community exhibits. Very enjoyable. We would say a must for first time visitors. Docents very helpful and knowledgable. Active duty military discount vs veterans.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed the museum and learning of the interesting history of Lake Geneva. Several displays with videos for viewing and a very helpful staff.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised about this little museum. It’s is full of history about Lake Geneva. Lots of content and beautifully decorated and organized. Very inexpensive too, $7. The tour starts with an introduction with one of the friendly ladies working there and then you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

This museum is very well organized. Plus, a lady was close by to explain the items we were looking at. She also gave some history on the displays. It should appeal to children ages somewhere over 10. It is easy to get around. Handicapped, wheel...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Arnold B
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Walking distance from downtown. Very interesting facts and artifacts about history of Lake Geneva.Spent between 1-2 hours seeing everything. Had a treasure hunt game for children to find things in the displays .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rwolfden1
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Great museum in the heart of downtown Lake Geneva -- easy to get to, plenty of parking, inexpensive admission, helpful staff. You can get through this one pretty quickly if you need to but I/we recommend taking the time to really look at all the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sue O
Reviewed September 8, 2018

we had a great time, the lady at the front desk, I think her name was Helen ? she was so friendly but most of all so prepared, she knew the history of the museum and she explained some to us before we started the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Peppergirl2016
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Went to the museum to check out the Northwestern Military and Naval Academy exhibit which was well done but small. The balance of the exhibits we very well done and worth a stop. I was very surprised at the detail and level of collection and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Captarts
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We wanted to do something educational with the kids. This museum lived up to that need. The kids enjoyed it and it was informative. Quite interactive as well. Overall, the museum sets out the history of Lake Geneva and the surrounding area as well as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TroyG275
Reviewed August 15, 2018

A real hidden piece of LG history for sure, a must see & do. Lot's of history to explore, a fun time for all.

Date of experience: October 2017
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America N
April 7, 2017|
Response from marvalbar |
$7 adults $6 seniors kids through high school free
John M
June 11, 2015|
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Response from dkm57 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. It's all one floor. I would check the website or ring them up.