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  WI

  Pepin

  Pepin Railroad Depot Museum

  Laura Ingalls Wilder Park

  Pepin  WI

  Phone   715 442-3011

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.pepinwisconsin.com/cgi-bin/viewnlcontent.cgi?nlarticle_id=2

  Description  restored depot with railroad & steamboat memorabilia

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Building Type   Depot

  New or Updated:  10/1/2004

  WI
 
Peshtigo
 
Peshtigo Fire Museum
 
400 Oconto Avenue
 
Peshtigo  WI   54157 
 
Phone   715 582-3244
 
Web Site  http://www.peshtigotimes.com/FireMuseum.html
 
Alt Web  http://www.marinettecounty.com/museums.htm
 
Description  dramatic fire happened at the same time as the fire in Chicago - so few have                     heard of it
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Industry /Profession Firefighting
 
Era  1871
 
New or Updated:   6/18/2004

  WI
 
Pleasant Prairie
 
Kenosha Military Museum
 
11114 120th Ave
 
Pleasant Prairie  WI  53159  
 
Phone  262 857-3418
 
Web Site  http://www.kenoshamilitarymuseum.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:Msonday@ameritech.net
 
Description  see tanks, helicopters, and other military vehicles -- or buy, sell or trade
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Collection N-Z  Vehicles
 
New or Updated:  11/08/2003

  WI

  Prairie du Chien

  Fort Crawford Medical Museum

  717 South Beaumont Road

  Prairie du Chien  WI

  Phone   608 326-6960

  Web Site  http://www.fortcrawfordmuseum.com/exhibits.html

  E-mail  mailto:ftcrawmu@mhtc.net

  Description  Dr Beaumont conducted experiments in human digestion at this reconstructed

                     military hospital, also medical history

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Industry /Profession Medical

  New or Updated:   10/24/2004
 

   WI

  Reedsburg

  Park Lane Model Railroad Museum

  S2083 Herwig Road

  Reedsburg  WI   53959    

  Phone   608 254-8050

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://ramchealth.com/physician_co/index.shtml

  Description

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection G-M  Models

  New or Updated:  11/1/2004
 

  WI

  Seymour

  Hamburger Hall of Fame

  126 North Main Street

  Seymour   WI

  Phone   920 833-9522

  Web Site  *****

  Description  Reportedly Closed (AUG 2004)

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Industry /Profession Food

  New or Updated: 8/7/2004

Wisconsin
Shell Lake
Museum of Woodcarving
539 Highway 63 North
Shell Lake WI 54871
Phone 715 468-7100
Web Site
Alt Web http://www.roadsideamerica.com/attract/WISHEwood.html
Description 100 life sized and 400 miniature wooden sculptures, most with Biblical themes, all carved by Joseph Barta
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Sculpture

Wisconsin
Sister Bay
Door County Maritime Museum
12724 Wisconsin Bay Road
Sister Bay WI 54324
Phone 920 854-1844
Web Site www.dcmm.org/
Description
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Maritime

  WI
 
Sparta
 
Deke Slayton Memorial Space & Bike Museum
 
20 West Main Street
 
Sparta  WI  54656    
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.dekeslayton.com/
 
Toll Free  888 200-5302
 
E-mail  mailto:info@dekeslayton.com?subject=I Visited Your Web Site and Wanted to
                 
Know...
 
Description  celebrates astronaut Slayton's life, bicycling history and local aviation
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Space
 
Collection A-F  Bicycles
 
New or Updated:  11/09/2003

  WI

  St Germain

  International Snowmobile Racing Hall of Fame

 8481 West Hwy 70

  PO Box 720

  St Germain  WI   54558    

  Phone   715 542-4488

  Web Site  http://www.snowmobilehalloffame.com/

  E-mail  mailto:hallfame@newnorth.net

  Description  snowmobiles dating back to the 1960s

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Sports

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  Industry /Profession Snowmobile

  New or Updated:   8/13/2004

Wisconsin
Sturgeon Bay
Door County Maritime Museum
120 North Madison Avenue
Sturgeon Bay WI 54235
Phone 920 743-5958
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus
Maritime

  WI

  Superior

  Old Firehouse and Police Museum

  402 23rd Avenue E

  Superior  WI

  Phone   715 398-7558

  Alt Phone   715 394-7716

  Web Site  http://www.superiorpublicmuseums.org/

  Description  Wisconsin State Fire & Police Hall of Fame, horse drawn & powered

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Building Type   Fire House

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  Industry /Profession Law Enforcement

  Collection N-Z  Vehicles

  New or Updated:  9/29/2004

  WI
 
Two Rivers
 
Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum
 
1619 Jefferson Street
 
Two Rivers   WI  54241    
 
Phone   920 794-6272
 
Web Site  http://www.woodtype.org/museum_information_about.shtml
 
E-mail  mailto:hwt@woodtype.org
 
Description  letters and pictures made of wood instead of metal
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Industry /Profession Printing
 
New or Updated:   7/14/2004

 

Wisconsin
Waubeka
Americanism Center Museum
County Road I and Fredonia-Kohler Drive
Waubeka WI
Phone 262 692-9111
Web Site http://www.explorewisconsin.com/countypages/ozaukee.html
Description story of the effort to create a national holiday to honor the American flag, flag display, the people behind the effort
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Collection A-F Flags
 

  WI

  West Bend

  West Bend Company Store/Museum

  400 West Washington Street

  West Bend  WI   53095    

  Phone   262 334-6951

  Web Site  http://www.westbend.com/

  Alt Web  http://www.wisconline.com/attractions/museumsSE.html

  Description  appliance manufacturer has factory store and museum of company artifacts

                    since 1911, company web site gives no indication of museum

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  New or Updated:  10/18/2004
 

  WI

  Wisconsin Dells

  Dells Auto Museum

  591 Wisconsin Dells Parkway

  Wisconsin Dells   WI   53965    

  Phone   608 254-2008

  Alt Phone   920 648-2151

  Web Site  http://www.wisdells.com

  Alt Web  http://www.roadfly.org/magazine/13/dells_auto_museum.1.html

  Description  from 1901-1990, also dolls, toys, license plates, clothing

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Automotive

  New or Updated:  11/12/2004

  WI
 
Wisconsin Dells
 
HH Bennett Studio & History Center
 
215 Broadway
 
Wisconsin Dells  WI
 
Phone  608 253-3523
 
Web Site  http://www.hhbennett.com/
 
Description  late 19th century photographer documented Dells and Ho-Chunk natives
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Group Identity  Native American
 
New or Updated:  11/06/2003

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