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A World of Accordions Museum

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Fall Getaway

This is a very interesting museum if you are a fan of music and accordions. It’s amazing to see the... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
juliak857
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winnipeg, Canada
I was skeptical but it was raining.....

I was skeptical but it was raining..... One of our family members learned about the Accordion... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
RGTravelIng
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Rochester, Minnesota
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This museum is all about the accordion.
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1401 Belknap St, Superior, WI 54880-2705
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+1 218-393-0245
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

This is a very interesting museum if you are a fan of music and accordions. It’s amazing to see the history of this instrument from all places all over the world. There’s over 1300 accordions plus, plus soooo many other things related to the accordion....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

I was skeptical but it was raining..... One of our family members learned about the Accordion Museum while searching the internet for things to do. We were waiting for a rain storm to pass thru the area. Actually this place is fascinating. Mary the curator...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

I have been an armature accordion enthusiast for quite some time. I was so excited to find this museum but was sad to see they would not be open while we were in town. I made a phone call and a short while later received...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank chickeymama
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our time here (several hours), and found the owner to be quite pleasant. The limited hours posted on the website proved to be inaccurate, but when we arrived we were warmly greeted and welcomed in. To my way of thinking, this is less...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank VillagerRick
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

When we arrived, we saw the museum was closed for tours, so we stopped to take a picture and were about to leave when we were greeted by a barking dog and the owner. The owner removed the dog and invited us to tour the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

I had a similar experience as another reviewer, Paul. My friend and I drove quite a long way to go to the museum,only to be treated very rudely by the owner. The collection of accordions was truly fantastic and beautiful but after paying the admission,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank mrs j
Reviewed 28 October 2017

There are accordions of all varieties, stretching back in time to the early 1800's. There was no tour available for us, as the curator books lessons during the stated visiting hours. Nonetheless, we found a number of interesting items which helped to place in context...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I've been to this museum more than once. There are more than 1300 accordions. The collection traces the history of the accordion from its earliest developments in 1829 all the way up to the present. Dr. Harrington, the curator/proprietor has amassed this huge collection over...More

Date of experience: May 2016
6  Thank Bill Merlin P
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit very much. Helmi was a wonderful guide and was so much fun to listen to. The kids were all allowed to played kids accordions and said it was one of their favorite parts of our visit to Superior. None of them...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Amy D
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We went with a group to the World of Accordions Museum yesterday. The director, Helmi,Harrington was so knowledgeable and entertaining as she took us through the history of the world use of this instrument. There are many varieties from different countries and different eras. She...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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