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Paul Bunyan Logging Camp Museum

Eau Claire, WI 54702
+1 715-835-6200
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A pleasant surprise

From the statues of Paul Bunyon and Babe outside, I did not know what to expect. But, it was a... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Vince M
A hidden gem in downtown Eau Claire

I have lived here 9 years and only went for the first time a couple of months ago. I was really... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
kadrenk
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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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Eau Claire, WI 54702
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

From the statues of Paul Bunyon and Babe outside, I did not know what to expect. But, it was a great introduction to the logging industry in Wisconsin. It is not very large, but has a lot of info packed into a small area. It...More

1  Thank Vince M
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I have lived here 9 years and only went for the first time a couple of months ago. I was really impressed at the logging camp and how it is set up like a step back in time. I loved the kitchen/bunkhouse. It was fun...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

I learned that there were more sawmills in Eau Claire in the mid 1800s than in any other city on the world. This museum does a nice job of presenting the story of lumber camps, the work of logging trees, and displays a big collection...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Husband and I found this camp museum while driving through Wisconsin. What a nice place to take an hour or two to walk and rest. Many different things to see for both adults and children. What an imagination the Paul Bunyan room was to see...More

1  Thank Jeanne S
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

When you first arrive one might say it doesn't look like much. You will soon discover it is just the opposite. Take the time to enjoy a guided tour and you will soon be immersed in the logging history of Wisconsin. The staff is very...More

1  Thank Bruce M
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

During our visit to Carson Park here in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, my wife and I were able to visit the grounds of the Paul Bunyan Logging Camp Museum, here within Carson Park. There is a lot to see here and it is well worth your...More

2  Thank kanbaatar
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The staff at this attraction are bar none - easily some of the nicest, helpful, friendly people we encountered on our cross country trip. Knowledgeable and the highlight of the stop for us. We put our pin on the map of visitors, and enjoyed strolling...More

3  Thank smalshbarrick
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Great experience for everyone. A must see when visiting this area. Set in a great location with lots of other activities around.

1  Thank Patrick S
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Have some time to kill or just like museums? This one is definitely worth the time to visit. Great exhibits that show and describe the early days of logging in Wisconsin.

1  Thank Ronald C
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Museum tour started with a short video, followed by several rooms of artifacts and even a room of games for kids. Would be good for school-age kids and up. Staff are very knowledgeable and passionate about the local logging history. There's a deal to buy...More

1  Thank Jennifer W
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Yes, it is $7 for adults and $4 for children. Reasonable price and friendly staff.
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