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Door County Historical Museum

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18 N 4th Ave, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-2423
+1 920-743-5809
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Nice Small Museum

Very enjoyable. Small four rooms of interesting collections. Historic fire trucks too! Can't beat... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Brian G
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Wonderful to go back in history with Door County.

This Museum is great for Adults as well as kids. Took my Grand daughter there and she showed so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tpolson1
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Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
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18 N 4th Ave, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-2423
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very enjoyable. Small four rooms of interesting collections. Historic fire trucks too! Can't beat FREE! Can easily spend an hour or more. The 15 historic videos are nice too.

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Museum is great for Adults as well as kids. Took my Grand daughter there and she showed so much interest. I would go again and again.

Thank tpolson1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I especially liked the taxidermist display of the local birds in their natural setting. We spent nearly an hour in the museum.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed June 15, 2017

We stopped by here by chance. It turned out to be a very good museum indeed. Entrance is free and once inside there are excellent displays telling you all about Door County and it's history. As a social history it's fascinating. Whoever put the museum...More

Thank STFC69
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Really nice museum that highlights the history of Door County. It's not the kind of place where you need to spend a lot of time,but if you are new to Door, it's a great place to get some perspective on the county. No admission fee,...More

Thank CSfromFC
Reviewed June 4, 2017

Total of four rooms of exhibits. Nice nature display done with local talent. Many vintage items and explanations of life in times past. Fire truck display with three units. Good videos that can be selected. Free admission, but give them something for all the work...More

Thank Hobnail
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

The gentleman at this place was super nice and let our kids sit in the old time fire trucks. Very cool stop!

Thank Gina F
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

Best value in door county, free! Small on out side large on the inside, kidd love it!!tons of history, small old world store fronts down stairs done really well!!

Thank dive7mmwet
Reviewed November 25, 2016

My wife and I stopped by here while we were in Sturgeon Bay and found it to be full of interesting things to see.

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed October 26, 2016

This museum offers a great look at the history of life on the peninsula. Amazing that such a gem does not have an admission fee--only donations. Definitely worth the stop.

Thank mprovance
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