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My visit to the museum in International Falks, MN

This is an excellent small town museum which has displays for thousands of years of borderland... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
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The Koochiching and Bronco Nagurski Museum in Smokey Bear Park maintains a large and important... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

Several years ago, I wrote an article about one of the greatest – if not THE greatest football player of all time: Bronko Nagurski. Perhaps most notable was All-American status, his stint with the Chicago Bears from 1932 – 1936 (and part of the 1943...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent small town museum which has displays for thousands of years of borderland history. It also has an adjunct part which displays events in the locally born football and wrestling great of the 1930’s and 1940’s. Bronk, as he was called was...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The Koochiching and Bronco Nagurski Museum in Smokey Bear Park maintains a large and important collection of artifacts and historical materials. The most informative was the guide working inside! He was a wealth of info and very pleasant to talk to. There was a film...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Took the three grand kids there.. All under 11. The kids did not really get into this place. Maybe good for older kids and older folks who like local history Go there again...maybe not

Thank mplsjerry
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We truly enjoyed the museum, very interesting individual, sounds like other than a great football player and wrestler, he did a lot to promote International Falls.

1  Thank ROBERT R
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a smaller museum in International Falls that has two very different and unique parts. One half of the facility is dedicated to Bronko Nagurski who was one of the greats of the Chicago Bears and a native son of International Falls. There is...More

2  Thank IdaIllinois
Reviewed 23 August 2017

If you love history and searching out interesting persons...you'll love this museum. Well done, very interesting.

Thank marilyn472
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Even if you're not a big football fan, you'll enjoy learning about this humble MN native. Also a great local history museum as well.

Thank whetzelcarol
Reviewed 28 June 2017

If you're a football fan, all the better. But it is also very interesting from a historical perspective. This was a time when football was played for the love of the game. Bronco owned and worked in a gas station. How many of the best...More

1  Thank barkmarber
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We went to the Bronco museum and they had lots of old antiques there also. I never heard of Bronco but the person I was with had because he grew up in Minnesota.

Thank jrawlinson53
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Fair museum. In some ways it is a waste of time. But I must say, there is a lot of local culture there that explains the development of the area of International Falls MN going back well over 100 years.

Thank Sweetsindee2226
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