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Racine Heritage Museum

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I enjoy going to the Racine Heritage Museum often as they change displays often, It's free to all... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
reefpoint1127
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Racine, Wisconsin
Great stop to learn Racine history.

This is a very nice museum/historical society and we are glad we stopped in. We learned a lot... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Sherry C
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

I enjoy going to the Racine Heritage Museum often as they change displays often, It's free to all, one can leave a donation but not required, it's a great place to learn about Racine, and all the stuff that was or is made here,

Thank reefpoint1127
Reviewed 8 March 2018

This is a very nice museum/historical society and we are glad we stopped in. We learned a lot about the area, which we hadn't known before. Who knew there was a car called the Mitchell .. built in Racine?? Not us! We were greeted immediately...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

It is definitely worth a stop as there are some interesting displaying inside the museum. As a tip, bring some change to pay the parking meters (or figure out how to pay with your phone). If you park in the garage nearby, the cost is...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

The staff always strives to cultivate and develop further interest in the wonderful history of the Belle city of Racine, WI. They strive to be inclusive in the portrayal of all of the various ethnic groups and their contributions to the development and maintenance of...More

Thank legacyendeavors
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Free museum (donations accepted) with all you'd ever want to know about Racine and the history of the town and the people. We also did a guided walking tour on the weekend. $8/person was well worth it.

Thank Donna T
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a nice little museum and I recommend it and because it has a lot of history to it. So it also has a lot of pictures and with a gift shop.

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I enjoy going to the Racine Heritage Museum often as they change displays often. When they had the creative teapot display I was just thinking over and over how did this person come up with this wonderful idea.

Thank dprice57
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a free event that is year around. Staff made it fun by having things to look for as you walk through the exhibits. It is interesting to read and see items from the past. Also people can learn how Racine played and still...More

Thank Kadee49
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Very high quality exhibits. We were surprised by the Mummy! We learned a lot about the area. The Underground Railroad was really interesting.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

In downtown Racine it is an excellent stop with local history and there is no charge. to tour. Unfortunately it is overlooked, even by residents. Stop in you won't be sorry you spent an hour there.

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