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Racine Heritage Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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I enjoy going to the Racine Heritage Museum often as they change displays often, It's free to all... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2018
reefpoint1127
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Racine, Wisconsin
Great stop to learn Racine history.

This is a very nice museum/historical society and we are glad we stopped in. We learned a lot... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2018
Sherry C
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Wadsworth
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Reviewed May 21, 2018

I enjoy going to the Racine Heritage Museum often as they change displays often, It's free to all, one can leave a donation but not required, it's a great place to learn about Racine, and all the stuff that was or is made here,

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank reefpoint1127
Reviewed March 7, 2018

This is a very nice museum/historical society and we are glad we stopped in. We learned a lot about the area, which we hadn't known before. Who knew there was a car called the Mitchell .. built in Racine?? Not us! We were greeted immediately...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

It is definitely worth a stop as there are some interesting displaying inside the museum. As a tip, bring some change to pay the parking meters (or figure out how to pay with your phone). If you park in the garage nearby, the cost is...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

The staff always strives to cultivate and develop further interest in the wonderful history of the Belle city of Racine, WI. They strive to be inclusive in the portrayal of all of the various ethnic groups and their contributions to the development and maintenance of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank legacyendeavors
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Free museum (donations accepted) with all you'd ever want to know about Racine and the history of the town and the people. We also did a guided walking tour on the weekend. $8/person was well worth it.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Donna T
Reviewed October 2, 2017

This is a nice little museum and I recommend it and because it has a lot of history to it. So it also has a lot of pictures and with a gift shop.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Kevin A
Reviewed August 15, 2017

I enjoy going to the Racine Heritage Museum often as they change displays often. When they had the creative teapot display I was just thinking over and over how did this person come up with this wonderful idea.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank dprice57
Reviewed August 11, 2017

This is a free event that is year around. Staff made it fun by having things to look for as you walk through the exhibits. It is interesting to read and see items from the past. Also people can learn how Racine played and still...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kadee49
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Very high quality exhibits. We were surprised by the Mummy! We learned a lot about the area. The Underground Railroad was really interesting.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 351KarenS351
Reviewed July 13, 2017

In downtown Racine it is an excellent stop with local history and there is no charge. to tour. Unfortunately it is overlooked, even by residents. Stop in you won't be sorry you spent an hour there.

Date of experience: June 2017
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