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Cable Natural History Museum

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Raptor presentation and Bee exhibit

What a treasure in Cable, WI. The natural history museum is a delightful place to visit. Great... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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Surprisingly fun!

For such a small town this museum has a LOT to see! Lots of fun activities for young kids. The... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Ontario, Wisconsin
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Our mission: Connecting people to Northwoods nature through educational experiences that inspire wonder, discovery, and responsibility. We offer many exciting programs and exhibits for children, adults and families. Naturalist-guided adventures...more
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13470 County Highway M, Cable, WI 54821-4983
+1 715-798-3890
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

What a treasure in Cable, WI. The natural history museum is a delightful place to visit. Great, professional exhibits, informative and presented in a beautiful setting. We attended a presentation by their raptor specialist who was knowledgeable, engaging and involved those in attendance. I highly...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Leslie S, Assistant Director at Cable Natural History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thanks for visiting our museum. We love sharing our exhibits and knowledge with all of our visitors and are excited when we know you had a positive experience!

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

For such a small town this museum has a LOT to see! Lots of fun activities for young kids. The stuffed animal collection is amazing. The staff is also friendly and informative. I highly recommend this to anyone in the area.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Leslie S, Assistant Director at Cable Natural History Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. We're glad you had a great experience and hope you visit us again!

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This museum is a must stop for anyone visiting or living in the “Northwoods” area of Wisconsin. A friend introduced me to it over a year ago, I was stunned by the extent of information available in the small town location. I was returning for...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

My wife and I visited the museum and found out about a special tour they offer for the Forest Lodge on Namekegon Lake. We loved the 2 hour tour and historical perspective conveyed by the Northland College graduate.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

The museum offers a range of outdoor activities and classes for both children and adults. The facility is beautiful. The director does a great job and is supported by many volunteers. I spent four days in the area studying mushrooms (as part of the national...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

This was a great find! Wonderful children's area and an awesome taxidermy room (we could not go in but looked through the window) that had hundreds of birds and animals from around the Northwoods. The staff was very knowledgeable and we learned a lot from...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Well worth the $5.00 admission! The museum covers all kinds of nature from small birds to bears! Very intense on local wildlife.

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

The pomace is not that big, but it is very organized, clean, and staff very friendly, it has some history of this little lovely town, nice for kids.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

"Downtown" Cable hosts the historic log library and just around the corner the little Museum. They have a nice historic representation of the area with its colorful history of logging the majestic white pine forests. They also have special programs for kids in the summer,...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Barrett A
Reviewed 26 February 2016

A wonderful museum in a terrific log building in the heart of town, well worth a visit. You''ll find history of the North Woods and a small town have a lot to be interested in.

Date of experience: July 2015
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