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Washington Island Farm Museum

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Great place to learn about farming on the island

This is a great stop to see and learn about farming on the island. Children would especially like... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
Slick5276
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Salisbury, North Carolina
Farming on the island

Several buildings to show how farm life on the island has been. Blacksmith shop, weaving building... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
bigsei
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Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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1675 Jackson Harbor Rd, Washington Island, WI 54246-9045
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

This is a great stop to see and learn about farming on the island. Children would especially like this. Buildings and farm equipment abound.

Thank Slick5276
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Several buildings to show how farm life on the island has been. Blacksmith shop, weaving building, several pieces of machinery, farm house and shops. There are clothing props and a carriage for photo opps. You can feed the chickens, goats and rabbit. Looks like there...More

Thank bigsei
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Lots of buildings to explore on your own. Great educational tour for young people. One barn has old farm type clothes to dress up in and do your own photo shoot around a carriage. Live animals...bring quarters to buy feed for them. Most buildings are...More

Thank victoriah788
Reviewed August 26, 2018

The displays of life-ways of first European farmers were more interesting than I thought. Lots more than just machinery - butter churns, analog "vacuum cleaners", household and kitchen tools galore. I came away with a greater appreciation of all the implements we use in daily...More

Thank Colleen587
Reviewed August 8, 2018

For a "city-boy" this was a fascinating trip to view the farm equipment and get a much better appreciation of the tools, skills and hard work the farmers of past times had to endure to grow food. Worth your time, especially for the non-farm person.

Thank TKBurns
Reviewed August 4, 2018

There were lots of things to see here. You would spend an hour or less here, but lots of neet stuff. This is a very nice place for grade school age chidren, especially if grandpa was along.

Thank Allen_M_54
Reviewed July 29, 2018

I loved this place, the history is interesting, the animals....adorable! Perfectly preserved way of life, expertly represented....

Thank HTBMartin
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Very clean, well organized farm where you can view the equipment, buildings, and live animals such as goats and rabbits, Feed for them is for sale in dispensers, for a quarter, or you can pick a handful of grass for them. Check out the cabin...More

Thank UPwrite
Reviewed July 7, 2018

The farm has animals you can feed and a wide selection of buildings and machines for you to explore. The farm museum has something for every age.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed June 13, 2018

My husband and I were traveling with a group of seniors and this was one of our stops with the Cherry Train. Dick was a wonderful historian, driver, sightseer. He provided us with a great history of the Farm Museum and made it very interesting....More

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Kathryn C
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Response from UPwrite | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in July, the cabin where they lived was open. It is very small. If that's what you mean by 'the house", then the answer is yes.
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