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Historic Washington House

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I love this place!

Do not let the outside dissuade you, this place is worth the stop, and not just because my great... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Appleton, Wisconsin
Is it the Birthplace of the Sundae

It has the report. But the house has so many rooms downstairs with artifacts .... do not miss... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steven A
HINSDALE, United States
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1622 Jefferson St, Two Rivers, WI 54241-3017
+1 920-793-2490
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Do not let the outside dissuade you, this place is worth the stop, and not just because my great grandfather owned it in the early 1900's. The history is interesting, the price is free, check out the artifacts, learn about life in the late 1800's...More

Thank Shambeau
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It has the report. But the house has so many rooms downstairs with artifacts .... do not miss upstairs it has a ballroom and rooms set up with a dentist office, a surgeon office and an eye doctor .... cool.

Thank Steven A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in expecting just a Sunday and found a gem of history. One must Tour the upstairs to experience the amazing architecture. The ceiling murals alone were worth the stop.

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're interested in the towns history, they have a good amount of items from different era's. It's the home of the Sunday so be sure and have one while there.

Thank Dinoandkim
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Great ice cream! The museum was fun for the kids, too. The volunteers were sweet, and helped find other places to stop.

Thank Anna M
Reviewed August 7, 2018

This was such an interesting little place. Lots to see and great ice cream. A must for anyone who visits the area

Thank ckfunk2018
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The Historic Washington House is a gem. This building is filled with all sorts of items that bring back memories of the past. The toy room has a great selection of vintage toys, and the kitchen is chocked full of unusual gadgets. However, the best...More

Thank breslers33
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed this free museum when we were on a road trip along the lakeshore. The volunteers were friendly and the museum had done interesting artifacts. I loved the murals that have been destroyed on the ballroom ceiling! We had ice cream sundaes as this is...More

Thank Grmabear
Reviewed June 18, 2018

If you are interested in the history of the place you are visiting then this is a must. Free to enter, the museum has various rooms full of memorabilia, including a bar room with original bar and ceiling as well as a lovely upstairs ballroom...More

Thank Monilovey
Reviewed June 5, 2018

The Washington House is a museum, but the best part is the recreation of the ice cream parlor deemed to be the home of the ice cream sundae! The ice cream treats are very reasonable and served in old fashioned glass dishes. I had the...More

Thank Carol K
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