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Clabber Girl Museum

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Address: 900 Wabash Ave, Terre Haute, IN 47807-3208
Phone Number: +1 812-478-7189
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Excellent Free Museum of Terre Haute History

I enjoyed the Clabber Girl Museum. I learned about so many products that were a part of the family of items that contributed to Clabber Girl dynasty. We spent about an hour and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
John M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed the Clabber Girl Museum. I learned about so many products that were a part of the family of items that contributed to Clabber Girl dynasty. We spent about an hour and fifteen minutes and felt that we saw and enjoyed the interesting things on display.

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Thank John M
Kenosha, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here for brunch, but enjoyed the museum as much as the food. The information on the infamous baking powder wars was worth the trip. Baking powder wars. Whoda thunk?

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Thank 800lindal6
Evansville, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great downtown location inside the Clabber Girl offices. Adjacent to museum which I have not visited but looks interesting. Great service and a very good place for a business meeting. Good coffee.

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Thank ColonelTim
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So, apparently Clabber Girl made Terre Haute. Who knew? The museum features exhibits both about the history and growth of the Clabber Girl (and related) manufacturer and products and about the history of home cooking, particularly during the pre War and World War II era. I found the information unique and interesting and particularly enjoyed the propaganda posters and information... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is a small museum which walks through some of the history of Terre Haute and how the Hulman family impacted the growth of the town. There is also a nice little restaurant which serves a great lunch while on your museum visit. Plus, there is no charge to do a walk through tour of the attached museum. Parking is... More 

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Richmond, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Our now daughter-in law took us here for lunch. It's worth a stop if you're in town. Very interesting history!

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Westville
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Glad we made the stop. It is a small museum but worth the visit. So glad that they could preserve the history.

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terre haute, IN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is a quaint little museum with a random collection of stuff. There is a small art gallery hidden in the back corner which has work by local artists that is worth a look. Go for lunch and take a moment to wander through the museum. It won't take long.

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Thank susiespy
Megan M, Public Relations Manager at Clabber Girl Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed the exhibit we have this month of the Honey Creek Middle School students. It is an exceptional addition to the museum. We have a different community artists or groups display their work each month throughout the year, so there is always something new to look at. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

This was a great place to take a break from a long driving day. I grew up using Clabber Girl Baking Powder but had never stopped to consider the history behind it. I had never heard of the Hulman Company, so it was interesting learning something new. I felt like I had gone back in time as I viewed the... More 

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Megan M, Public Relations Manager at Clabber Girl Museum, responded to this review

Glad you were able to take a break from driving to visit us! Hope you were able to fill up on cookies & coffee to help you continue your trip. We're glad you enjoyed your experience here. Thank you for the review. More 

Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

A small but important look at the last hundred years or so in America, particularly on the kinds of foods that appeared on a typical American dining room table. Many of the products produced by several generations of the Hulman family are on display. There is something rather authentic about the exhibits. There is a warm, cozy feeling. One could... More 

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Thank Bob C
Megan M, Public Relations Manager at Clabber Girl Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! Glad you enjoyed visiting us here at Clabber Girl and learning more about our company history. Come again soon! More 

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