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1897 Clark County Jail Museum

215 E 5th St, Neillsville, WI 54456-1942
+1 715-743-2150
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I really enjoyed touring this, they have it set up with many different artifacts from the older... read more

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Katie K
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Chester, VA
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On A Whim

My wife saw this as we were going to find a restaurant. This is a fantastic museum that has a lot... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mike H
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Phoenix, Arizona
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*** Open for Summer Tour Season each Year - Each Sunday 1 - 4 pm or By Appointment *** OPEN FOR RESEARCH PURPOSES - ALL YEAR - BY APPOINTMENT *** Visit Clark County's 3rd Jail and Sheriff's Residence (in use from 1897 - 1974). See a grand Victorian Home and actual Jail cells. Also see the Military exhibit. The Museum is open for Public Tours-every Sunday from 1 to 4 pm [Memorial Day through Labor Day weekend]. Last tour starts 3:30 pm. Adults $3, Students (age 5-18) $2. Under Age 5 Free. Private and Bus Tours also available.
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“On A Whim”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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215 E 5th St, Neillsville, WI 54456-1942
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I really enjoyed touring this, they have it set up with many different artifacts from the older days. Guides are highly knowledgeable and pleasant. Even offered to stay late when I called from out of state. However minimal cooling inside so be prepared. Awesome place...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife saw this as we were going to find a restaurant. This is a fantastic museum that has a lot in it including history. We were surprised that you can wander all through this place with the exception of the third floor. You can...More

Thank Mike H
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

I have to admit, I'm originally from Neillsville and didn't really see the beauty of this place when I lived there and went on the elementary school tour. But being back, you can really see the history. Many rooms are left the way they were...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2017

This tour was loaded with so much history and wonderful displays on top of all the old artifacts. The only bummer is public tours are only on Sundays from 1pm-4pm Memorial day - Labor day. This jail ran for 77 years up until 1974. This...More

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