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Froelich Foundation Museum

24397 Froelich Rd, McGregor, IA 52157-8647
+1 563-536-2841
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What a great place to visit!

My husband and I have visited many museums over the years. Being in our 70s there are many things... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dora B
Great place for a piece of history!

Quaint little area off the main hwy. To tell the story of how the tractor was first made. The... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
sherrybrendle3
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Louisville, Ohio
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3 weeks ago
“What a great place to visit!”
5 Jun 2017
“Great place for a piece of history!”
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24397 Froelich Rd, McGregor, IA 52157-8647
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+1 563-536-2841
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I have visited many museums over the years. Being in our 70s there are many things that we see that we have used or still use. Here we saw several things that we had never seen before in other museums. The history...More

Thank Dora B
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Quaint little area off the main hwy. To tell the story of how the tractor was first made. The volunteer who provided the tour was friendly and very informative. At first I thought it was going to be a short tour but after a few...More

Thank sherrybrendle3
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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

We were driving home from Decorah to the Quad Cities. I saw the museum sign and decided to stop. Denise was very welcoming as we entered the door. I had my seven and four year old with me. She was great with my children and...More

Thank Wayne B
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Reviewed 22 March 2016

I only had about an hour of daylight after a very exhausting and long day hiking in and around NE Iowa and western Wisconsin and I passed this spot on my way into the area so I thought I'd stop by if time permitted; I...More

Thank Daniel B
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Reviewed 6 February 2015

I grew up just a couple of miles from Froelich, Iowa. I remember frequently going to trade at the old general store with my dad. Back then I did not know the significance of this little town. This place brings back some good memories. Miss...More

Thank MyHomeLand
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Reviewed 23 August 2014

This is an extremely enjoyable guided tour. It is very educational. Don't cut it short, be sure to view both videos and tour all buildings.

Thank Laura H
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Reviewed 16 July 2014

The staff is friendly and knowledgeable lots of walking to see everything in the park but very worth it!

Thank Karen J
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Reviewed 18 June 2014

I'm not a fan of tractors being a city girl but my husband wanted to stop by on a road trip to Dubuque this year. A nice set of buildings and the docent, Denise, gave an in depth and interesting tour of the museum. She...More

Thank lazysuzy
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Reviewed 2 September 2013

My boys and I (ages 4 and 6) had the BEST time at the museum! Our guide, Denise, did a fabulous job of teaching and entertaining the entire group, which included many kids and adults. The schoolhouse and general store are amazing - I actually...More

1  Thank Jill B
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

Froelich is a tiny town in NE Iowa and is home to the first gas powered tractor. The restored General Store is a fantastic look back into local history and the restored barn is super. A great place to visit, off the beaten track.

Thank Carolyn S
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