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Frankenmuth Historical Museum

613 S Main St, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1689
+1 989-652-9701
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Nice little museum

We noticed it as we were seeing what was on that street, but as it was getting late we came back... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ksee73
via mobile
Interesting historical presentation

Enjoyed the historical story told by the museum displays, however got a little bored by the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cathi_10
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613 S Main St, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1689
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+1 989-652-9701
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We noticed it as we were seeing what was on that street, but as it was getting late we came back the next day. When I say little museum, I do mean little. It doesn’t take long to go through. It’s informative though. Museum staff...More

Thank Ksee73
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the historical story told by the museum displays, however got a little bored by the predictable presentation style. It's a small museum though, and well worth the visit if you want to understand the history of the area. Really enjoyed the exhibit on Martin...More

Thank Cathi_10
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This exhibit renders very top artifacts of the past and present facts of this wonderful Bavarian community in the world.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 14 October 2017

My husband and I decided to see the museum this visit and we're are glad we did. It was very educational and interesting. Told of the hardship of the German immigrants who came to Frankenmuth and really helped us understand how it all started. As...More

Thank jrcPlymouth
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Interesting and informative self-guided tour. Comfortable atmosphere. Welcoming staff, recommended for adults & children alike.

Thank Gloria J
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Takes about an hour, or so, to visit here, but it is a nice place to review the history of the settlement of Frankenmuth.

Thank CincinnatiGolfer43
Reviewed 3 September 2017

There were several rooms depicting the history of Frankenmuth. Very interesting and nicely done. We enjoyed touring through this museum. Only negative was that lighting on a few of the signs was dim and made them difficult to read.

Thank Valerie D
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We really enjoyed going through the museum and reading about the development of Frankenmuth. The Laura Wilder section was very interesting. The lady at the register was nice and pleasant. It is a worth a look.

Thank jlmp2016
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Having been to Frankenmuth about 15 times we decided to visit the museum. Was only $2 a person. Took about 15 min. Gave us a new understanding of the town and how it came to be.

Thank Jerry W
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Our family love to visit the local historical museums when we travel. This offered a good general overview of the development of Frankenmuth.

Thank Laurel S
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khardy75
26 June 2017|
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Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
Sundays Noon - 6pm; Mondays - Thursdays 10am - 5pm; Fridays & Saturdays 10am - 8pm. Closed Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year days. $2 for adults; $1 for students and $5 family (2 adults and 4 students). Hope this... More
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