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National Historic Cheesemaking Center

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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History of Wisconsin Cheese

Excellent, knowledgeable tour guide quick videos. Enjoyable time with both formal and informal... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mviney99
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One of a kind collection!

A very interesting collection of antiques & memorabilia. Nicely organized & interesting pieces... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
MarySoddy
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The only National Historic Cheesemaking Center Museum in the United States. Take a step back in time as you enter the century old Imobersteg Farmstead Cheese Factory that was lost in history for almost 100 years. Veteran cheesemakers and...more
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2108 6th Ave, Monroe, WI 53566-2768
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent, knowledgeable tour guide quick videos. Enjoyable time with both formal and informal setting for questions

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Reviewed August 27, 2018

A very interesting collection of antiques & memorabilia. Nicely organized & interesting pieces. The outside is well kept up & quite beautiful....It's a real plus to the city!

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Donna D, General Manager at National Historic Cheesemaking Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Thank you for commenting on your visit to the National Historic Cheesemaking Center museum. You may also visit us on YouTube and view over 200 video interviews with cheesemakers and dairy industry related representatives.

Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We stopped while on vacation. The people were wonderful and informative. Everyone should stop and learn more about the history of our state.

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Donna D, General Manager at National Historic Cheesemaking Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you for including the National Historic Cheesemaking Center on your itinerary and taking the time to respond with your comments on Trip Advisor. We do appreciate you sharing your experience with others.

Reviewed August 13, 2018

This place doubles as the Green County Welcome Center. There is parking available around the building. There is a fee for adults $5 for the Cheese museum Tour and Imobersteg Farmstead Cheese Factory. We met John and his wife (great couple) when we entered and...More

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Donna D, General Manager at National Historic Cheesemaking Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

We sincerely appreciate your response on Trip Advisor to your impression of our National Historic Cheesemaking Center museum and Imobersteg Farmstead Cheese Factory tour. Thank you!

Reviewed August 1, 2018

We were disappointed the center was closed on Monday, but as we took photos on the outside, a staffer there on a day off invited us in for a personally narrated tour of the center and in-depth telling of the area's cheesemaking history. . She...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

We had a great visit and learned a lot. Deb was a fantastic guide and was very knowledgeable. We are glad we stopped.

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Reviewed June 17, 2018

This is a small museum concentrating on the art of cheese-making both past and present. Cost is $5. The small museum has a number of interesting items from the early days of cheesemaking. Our tour guide was a retired cheesemaker from the area who was...More

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Donna D, General Manager at National Historic Cheesemaking Center, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Thank you for visiting our "one of a kind" cheesemaking museum in Monroe, Wisconsin where "Cheese is Our Culture"

Reviewed June 14, 2018

This place tells the history of cheese, and the area, to some degree. For only $5 you get a guided tour taking you through the art of cheesemaking as it was done over 100 years ago. This is all conducted in a single room, with...More

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Donna D, General Manager at National Historic Cheesemaking Center, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2018

Thank you for visiting the National Historic Cheesemaking Center in Monroe, Wisconsin, where "Cheese is Our Culture.."

Reviewed January 23, 2018

Interesting place to visit. Old World charm and decor. Good to look back and see how things were done!

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Donna D, General Manager at National Historic Cheesemaking Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience at the National Historic Cheesemaking Center Museum on Trip Advisor!

Reviewed September 17, 2017

Who says mice should have all the fun when it comes to cheese? I’ll admit that I’m drawn to several flavors; Swiss and Provolone for example but never knew what went into the process of making it. So, I planned a trip to the National...More

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