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Geneva Lake Museum of History

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A must to do while in Lake Geneva.

A real hidden piece of LG history for sure, a must see & do. Lot's of history to explore, a fun... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
djaw2017
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Schaumburg, Illinois
Fascinating!

I was not expecting to see what I saw when visiting this museum. The place is huge and loaded with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fitzgirl13
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Chicago, Illinois
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255 Mill St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147-1927
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A real hidden piece of LG history for sure, a must see & do. Lot's of history to explore, a fun time for all.

Thank djaw2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not expecting to see what I saw when visiting this museum. The place is huge and loaded with all sorts of neat things and interesting facts. Definitely worth it!

Thank fitzgirl13
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been going to Lake Geneva for years but never knew much about the history of the area. The museum really is set up well to tell the story.

Thank Scooter1155
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in the old utility building, the collections housed here are quite amazing. The main level is set up with businesses set up on one side, and the other side that of a house. Each setting is dated to a specific time period and the...More

Thank Sandy O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum displays the history of the Geneva Lake area. We visited this museum with two of our granddaughters [ages 9 & 11], and we all had a wonderful time. The girls liked looking for the items on the scavenger hunt. They especially had fun...More

Thank lark77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little local museum. Good way to spend an afternoon. Kids will like it and adults will like the local charm. Glad we took the time!

Thank Rich S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small building packs in lots of history. With its cobblestone walks and old store fronts its fun and entertaining for all ages. The affordable ticket price with kids free, makes it a nice alternative to the beach on a rainy day.

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For a small museum it has a lot of information!! This was a fun little excursion after breakfast that was not only very affordable (less than $10 a ticket), but a lot of fun! This would be an excellent spot to bring kids if you...More

Thank Nicole T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small museum in the heart of downtown, this place is a time machine into the past. A replica street of yesteryear, you get the feel of life from Indian huts in 1830 to home life in the 1880's and 1920's. Individual businesses and homes...More

Thank markmillieramon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had this little outing in my back pocket in case the weather wasn't good to keep the family busy. Purchased a Groupon online super cheap deal. It was raining and we were waiting for the weather to clear up before we went to the...More

Thank Figueroa C
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America N
8 April 2017|
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Response from marvalbar |
$7 adults $6 seniors kids through high school free
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John M
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I believe so. It's all one floor. I would check the website or ring them up.
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