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Door County Historical Museum

18 N 4th Ave, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-2423
+1 920-743-5809
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Great Local History Museum

So much to see, nicely presented and very informatively labeled - everything from local industry... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lost_in_SI
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New York City, New York
Excellent detailing of Door County history. Interesting for all ages.

Spent much more time here then expected. Videos of Door County history and cherry industry are... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
GaTraveler7011
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Duluth, Georgia
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18 N 4th Ave, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-2423
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+1 920-743-5809
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Reviewed 4 days ago

So much to see, nicely presented and very informatively labeled - everything from local industry info and artifacts to everyday life both child and adult as well as the fire engines. We didn't think we'd spend more than 15 - 30 mins, but spent over...More

Thank lost_in_SI
Reviewed 5 days ago

Spent much more time here then expected. Videos of Door County history and cherry industry are quite good, Free admission. Fun historic fire engines. Old town display also quite good.

Thank GaTraveler7011
Reviewed 4 weeks 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.

1  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 13 July 2017

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 7 July 2017

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 16 June 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 7 June 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 5 June 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 15 March 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 22 January 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
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