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Musical Wonder House - CLOSED

18 High St, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4118
+1 207-882-7163
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Musical Wonder House - unusual museum

We wouldn't have searched this out, but we were in Wiscasset for lobster rolls at Red's Eats and... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2013
CLFTraveler
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Mamaroneck, New York
We loved it but....

...I can understand those that think it is way over priced. My husband & I both are intrigued by... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2012
PanAmPatti
,
Hollywood, Ca
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
3 May 2016
“Tunes Everywhere!”
18 Oct 2014
“So sad they are closed”
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18 High St, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4118
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+1 207-882-7163
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Reviewed 1 August 2013

We wouldn't have searched this out, but we were in Wiscasset for lobster rolls at Red's Eats and saw it was rated as a "gem" by AAA. We took the one hour tour (which actually lasted longer than that) and that was more than adequate....More

1  Thank CLFTraveler
Reviewed 8 October 2012

...I can understand those that think it is way over priced. My husband & I both are intrigued by music boxes & other musical contraptions. Neither of us is nor has been involved in the music business. We chose the 1hr, 1 floor tour with...More

1  Thank PanAmPatti
Reviewed 28 September 2012

It took a little work to find this place but it was absolutely worth it. Some people have complained about the price of the tour at $20 per floor but one floor gets you three rooms jam packed with all kinds of wonderful, fascinating music...More

2  Thank sianparker79
Reviewed 23 August 2012

Thoroughly enjoyed this unique museum about an hour from Portland in the charming town of Wiscasset. The admission is a bit on the high side, but in line with prices for other museums in this area that I visited. They offer 1 hour and 2...More

5  Thank ChrissyHny
Reviewed 18 July 2012

We took the first floor tour of this museum last year. When I decided to review our visit today, I thought that I would check the other comments here first. Frankly, after reading them, I was dumbfounded. Most gave this museum glowing accolades. Well, I...More

3  Thank BearWillow
Reviewed 13 September 2011

The Musical Wonder House is worth a detour off Route 1. I know it is a pain to get on and off that road, but believe me, you won't be sorry. TAKE THE KIDS, TEENAGERS TOO, TAKE YOUR HUSBAND, they will not be disappointed. The...More

4  Thank 1crissytravels
Reviewed 23 August 2011

How do you rate the attraction and tour guide high, but the customer service low? Good points first. Our tour guide was informative and charming, and the boxes were amazing. The quality of sound that some of them produced was outstanding. My husband didn't really...More

7  Thank GBRB
Reviewed 4 November 2010

We went to this museum back in 1995 and it is still the best museum we have ever experienced. At that time a retired London symphony conductor was the owner and he gave a concert in the museum in the evening (don't know if he...More

2  Thank ourseniortravels
Reviewed 21 June 2010

We knew this was going to be special just from the entrance...music boxes to play for a quarter. Then we took the extended tour which included both floors. Magical isn't the word for it. Our host-guide was fantastic, there are more beautiful music boxes/devices here...More

4  Thank 423judic
Reviewed 30 December 2009

The Museum itself is in a beautiful home, that alone enticed us....but at a charge PER FLOOR, we chose just one floor. Definitely would have liked to see more, as my husband and I are both musicians. Lots of good information, but we were with...More

3  Thank OboePlayer1
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