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Jackson Harbor Maritime Museum

Jackson Harbor Rd, Washington Island, WI 54246
+1 920-847-2179
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Small little museum.

We stopped here for a few minutes but didn't think there was much to see. The artifacts were... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
Whitney S
Interesting museum of Washington Island's maritime past

This is a museum depicting Washington Island's maritime past. There are numerous exhibits and a... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Edengineer
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Washington Island, Wisconsin
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27 Aug 2017
“Nice little local maritime museum. Friendly staff.”
6 Jul 2017
“Hodgepodge of Artifacts”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Jackson Harbor Rd, Washington Island, WI 54246
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+1 920-847-2179
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

We stopped here for a few minutes but didn't think there was much to see. The artifacts were underwhelming. Not super exciting.

Thank Whitney S
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

This is a museum depicting Washington Island's maritime past. There are numerous exhibits and a friendly staff to help explain them. There is even a very old unrestored Kahlenberg two cycle diesel located outdoors.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Stopped here in our way around the island. Older gentleman working was very knowledgeable and answered all my questions no matter how many I asked. Nice displays with markers telling you what each one was. There was a working Model A Ford with the optional...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

We went here to see different things on the Island. The buildings were all closed, and we could only really look at the boats and other objects outside. The fisherman's cottage had a sign that said open, but none of the doors were open. We...More

Thank rlsmith11
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

We stopped in Monday afternoon. The Hours of Operation sign stated that the museum was open till 5:00 pm. At 3:45 it was closed though. So we were able to explore only the outdoor exhibits. The museum consists of a few old wooden fishing boats,...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Not a whole lot to see, but the people working there were knowledgeable and friendly. Easy to see in an hour or less.

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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Driving around Washington Island, our local guide suggested this was a must see location. Jackson Harbor is quaint and the museum is relevant to the local area. We had fun walking through and taking a few photos. The crew staff was welcoming and suggested other...More

Thank Don M
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

We arrived around 10am and there was another couple talking to the caretaker. We walked around the exhibits and took our time checking everything out. They have a bunch of cool replicas of great lake boats. If someone in your party is into ships, the...More

Thank Montyd72
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