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Visitor Center, History Museum, and General Store

Open Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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pretty cool

at first we weren't sure if this would be worth it. it was! a step back in time and fun to enjoy... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Troy G
Geneva, Illinois, United States
Great exhibits

We stopped in on a whim and were taken back in time by the country store and the wonderful items... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Mark H
Mequon, Wisconsin
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6 Nov 2018
“pretty cool”
27 Oct 2018
“Great exhibits”
Call or stop by the Visitor Center and discover how to enjoy a day in Cedarburg to the fullest! Our friendly staff is happy to point you in the right direction and make suggestions about the best places to eat, stay, and shop. The History Museum...more
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N58W6194 Columbia Rd, Cedarburg, WI 53012-2010
+1 262-377-5856
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

at first we weren't sure if this would be worth it. it was! a step back in time and fun to enjoy. definitely a good time with the kids.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Troy G
Reviewed 27 October 2018

We stopped in on a whim and were taken back in time by the country store and the wonderful items there. We also enjoyed the historic displays of Cedatburg and the surrounding areas. It was a very pleasant surprise to experience such a vibrant historic...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed 27 October 2018

This is a fantastic visitor center with so much information and beautiful displays. The volunteers are very helpful and you can also pick up alot of info. You'll need alittle time to look around because the displays are great.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JanT56737
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Great new location smack in the middle of town. We love showing it off to our visitors. Stop for a quiet reprieve and look at the olden days. Visitor center is also full of information, as expected.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Terry C
Reviewed 27 May 2018

This is a must see if you like history in small cities!!! It is also free, but donations are accepted!!! Lady at the desk was very knowledgeable and answered all of our questions!!! The old general store inside is on display as it was when...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Kathi B
Reviewed 18 May 2018

I stopped here specifically to see the General Store Museum - thinking that would be really great to see - and it was! The articles they have are amazing. It is actually a full general store complete with original boxes, ads, equipment. It was great...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank pvfamily
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a very interesting local museum giving the history of the community and contains an outstanding recreation of a general store that is fully stocked with vintage items. We spent at least an hour here. The worker was very pleasant and gave additional information.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Chester H
Reviewed 11 October 2017

CANDY!! that is the secret reason why I stop there, and I am a local! Stepping back in time to see and experience choosing your childhood sweet treats. It houses 3 important departments that help make our little 'burg tick. Cedarburg Chamber of Commerce, the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Laura B
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Being interested in history of any area, this was a place we wanted to see, It was worth it! Good photographs of days gone by.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Donna350
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

The Visitors center, along with the History Museum, opened in a new location just a few weeks ago and it is beautiful!!! The staff is very very friendly and down to earth. There are some great displays here, including old time toys, tractors kids rode...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Tigerman777
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