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Chalet of the Golden Fleece Museum

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A gem of a place

The tours here are free, but I always leave a donation. This is a really cool Swiss style house... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Liz S
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Rockford, Illinois
Cool tour

This is a very interesting place to visit. The guide for the tour knows a lot about the many... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
Marie K
,
Homer Glen, Illinois
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11 Jun 2018
“A gem of a place”
1 Oct 2016
“Cool tour”
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618 2nd St, New Glarus, WI 53574-9626
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

The tours here are free, but I always leave a donation. This is a really cool Swiss style house that is now a museum. The artifacts in the museum were owned and collected by a wealthy local man who loved to travel. Most are European,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

This is a very interesting place to visit. The guide for the tour knows a lot about the many things in this house and the history of most of the items. You need to spend at least an hour for the tour, since it is...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Marie K
Reviewed 25 May 2015

This is a lovely home built in 1937 and donated to the city of New Glarus by Edwin Barlow. Our guide was fasctinating for her depth of knowledge and off-hand belief that everyone knows the history of Switzerland. Without realizing how much history she enlightened...More

Date of experience: May 2015
5  Thank Trippymarge
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