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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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A Great Surprise!

Nearly passed it by last spring, but saw an add and went. HUGE FUN - great little museum - the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
Must Visit

Surprisingly interesting. I don't usually enjoy museums but this one kept my intrest every where... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
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18 N 4th Ave, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235-2423
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nearly passed it by last spring, but saw an add and went. HUGE FUN - great little museum - the building is beautiful - and the diorama is beautiful and educational.

Thank architect1961
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Surprisingly interesting. I don't usually enjoy museums but this one kept my intrest every where I looked.

Thank donnagustin2
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is one of best free museums you'll every see. It has lots of character and artifacts. Kids will love it. Best of all is that it's FREE!

Thank Nancy T
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting place with so much to see. The taxidermy is amazing with so many types of birds,animals and even a salamander. That is just the beginning with a lot of items and photos going back to the earliest settlements in the peninsula. All the items...More

Thank ddsplitts
Reviewed 17 August 2017

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 16 August 2017

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 19 July 2017 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 6 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 15 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
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