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Langlade County Historical Society Museum

404 Superior St, Antigo, WI 54409-1862
+1 715-627-4464
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Well documented history

Love the old building, has period furnishing. Staff knowledgable. Has old cabin on premises along... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Diane Z
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Antigo, Wisconsin
A Gem...Discover it. You'll be pleased that you did!!

This local, self-made museum staffed by volunteers is a gem, and worth a couple hours of any... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
DJKTraveler
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Love the old building, has period furnishing. Staff knowledgable. Has old cabin on premises along with steam train! Great location and ample parking.

Thank Diane Z
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

This local, self-made museum staffed by volunteers is a gem, and worth a couple hours of any thinking person's time. Room after room of fascinating artifacts are on display, nearly all donated by local families, organized by themes, including agriculture, local industry, military, Native American,...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Great place to check out if you are looking for some area history of Langlade Co or the Antigo area. The museum is housed in a cool historic library building. Best of all it's free!

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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

An outstanding local history museum in an original "Carnegie Library". 3 floors of displays on everything from original settlers, to farming, lumbering, military, schools, and photography to explore. A section on the railroad history, and a whole train to see. And it's all free!

1  Thank Woodsguy
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

Nice old community - county Historical Museum - worth a visit to see what life in the northwoods was like for grandparent - and maybe a chat with one of the really dedicated volunteers. Interesting old settlers cabin available to look in and old steam...More

1  Thank J D
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Reviewed 17 December 2015

Nice little off the road train museum. My grandchildren loved it. There was a real locomotive that you could climb a few stairs up and stand on.

1  Thank Lee K
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Reviewed 20 July 2015

For being a small town, this cute little place is fun to visit for adults and kids! The kids love the train and seeing all of the "older" items inside the building. Everything from medical equipment, to school house items. And, it's free!

1  Thank KSlegs12
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

Lots of interesting historical stuff. The last time I was there, the granddaughter of one of the original settlers explained the items in the log cabin. Nice art exhibit, too. Antigo Visual Arts has an on-going art sale on site with changing exhibits/offerings by local...More

1  Thank JustLinky
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Reviewed 24 May 2015

Filled with lots and I mean lots of local history, many artifacts and lots of local history information. My wife's grandmother lived in Antigo and although my wife had visited the town many times over the years she really did not know a whole lot...More

2  Thank Bountiful-IA
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Reviewed 19 February 2015

Antigo is a former railroad town with not a single active rail with 30 miles. Good collection of railroadiana but the all-volunteer staff is nothing beyond cordial, and you are best-served by a self-guided tour of this former Carnegie Library structure.

Thank Clark54409
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