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Delightful place with lots of business history

This museum, in the former home of one of the movers and shakers of the area, offers an in-depth... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2017
Rhonda W
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Jonesborough, Tennessee
Alexander House, the upper echelon of art.

I walked into the house and noticed the authentic integrity of the interior, back to the past when... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2016
Steven B
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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
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Mar 1, 2017
“Delightful place with lots of business history”
Sep 4, 2016
“Alexander House, the upper echelon of art.”
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The Alexander House, 1131 Wisconsin River Drive, Port Edwards, WI
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Reviewed March 1, 2017

This museum, in the former home of one of the movers and shakers of the area, offers an in-depth look at the beginning of the papermaking business in Port Edwards, as well as Nekoosa and Wisconsin Rapids. While not completely comprehensive, it certaining gives you...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Rhonda W
Reviewed September 4, 2016

I walked into the house and noticed the authentic integrity of the interior, back to the past when it was constructed. The condition and beauty of the rooms was quite impressive. The entire first floor housed paintings, basket weaving and other art of various mediums...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Steven B
Reviewed October 29, 2014

Alexander House exhibits local artist, and houses many pieces of the local area history. The art is well displayed, like one might expect from one of the famous art houses. Historical items cover the time from the first settlers, to logging, and paper making. The...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank L0neE3404
Reviewed April 28, 2013

The Alexander House features a permanent local museum, telling the story of Port Edwards and its paper mill, and associated concerns. It also contains changing exhibitions, featuring local and national artists working in a variety of different media. The curators do a very good job...More

Date of experience: April 2013
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