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Civil War Museum, Kenosha

(4.6/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
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  • This museum actually surprised me by how good it was. It is not just the usual museum. Every room is very interactive and it almost makes you feel like you are part of it. You can sit next to differen...  more »
  • This is a museum I had not heard about before. It is a very modern museum and has quite a bit to see. The information in the museum is interesting. If you are a Civil War buff, you would love the plac...  more »
  • The videos, permanent exhibits and temporary exhibits are all worth your time here. Allow at lest two hours for a first visit. I have been here five times this year and I became a member. 
  • Loved it. Recalling my time at war and the hardships theae soldiers went through was gripping. The movie alone is short, but well worth the $9 admission
  • Very informative place if you are interested in the Civil War. There is a small free section, but the main exhibition that shows a short film cost $9.00 The building sits on a beautiful location right on the shores of Lake Michigan and during the weekends, it had a great farmers market with other vendors as well. There was also a 1800's style sailing ship parked in the river inlet that offered a 90 min sailing tour on Lake Michigan for $20 which seemed like a real bargain. I would have taken it, but I get sea sick to easily :(. A great way to spend a day with the family.
  • Very educational and really cool artifacts and replicas. Love coming here with my dad who is a civil war reenactor.
  • Very nice local treasure. Lots of information if you take the time to read everything offered.
  • Educative, informative, inspiring. Taught me many things about the Civil War and how it impacted ordinary people.