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Barron County Historical Society Pioneer Village Museum

1866 13 1/2 - 14th Ave, Box 242,, Cameron, WI 54822
+1 715-458-2080
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Back in time

This site has compiled many memorable items from the past and presents them in their "natural... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Judi L
via mobile
Pioneedr Village, best of the field

What a special historical Village. Full of buildings with booths of old tools, and field... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Barron, Wisconsin
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Pioneer Village;Nestled among a 35 acre pine grove with 37 buildings and several original log cabins built and furnished in the 1800's. The buildings are filled with thousands of artifacts of that period. A climate controlled building contains 36 cubicles filled with antique guns, clothing, WWI,II, and Civil War articles. Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day with special events on week ends. See our Web Page.
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1866 13 1/2 - 14th Ave, Box 242,, Cameron, WI 54822
+1 715-458-2080
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This site has compiled many memorable items from the past and presents them in their "natural habitat". Worth sharing with young children and for those oldsters, a look back.

Thank Judi L
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a special historical Village. Full of buildings with booths of old tools, and field equipment, Buildings of dentist office, Dr. office, blacksmith, petal cars, school, jail, log homes. We've been to many, but this one tops. Displays of making butter, washing clothes, via scrub...More

Thank Horizonal
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Love to go when the people are dressed up. They have many different events on weekends. The kids enjoy going here on field trips. New things to see every year.

Thank Kristi B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

So much to do and so much to see. We make at least 5 trips per year to various events and have never been disappointed.

Thank David A
Reviewed 8 September 2016

As previously mentioned in my Review Title, this Museum Offers A Superb Historical Outlook and Very Much Brings You Back to the Past!!! Do Not Miss This One!!!! Fun and Adventurous Without A Doubt!!! Enjoy! Enjoy! Enjoy!

Thank BEWAREofTHISplace1
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Very nicely displayed. Well put together display, the attention to details really make them special. There is a wealth of information and the amount of historical items is phenomenal! The village is actual buildings from the local area that were moved to the location. There...More

Thank Northerngirlnomore
Reviewed 24 August 2016

WE attended Heritage Days and Pioneer Days and Old-time Fair Days. Each was different and fun and educational. Be sure to check out the library! Also, stop by the "drink" store and meet a really great lady, dressed in costume!!!!

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Each September, there is a PIONEER VILLAGE BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL (also called KATHY FEST after the wonderful lady that organizes the festival). Many of the "BEST OF THE AREA" Bluegrass musicians are showcased. The festival is included in the minimal price of admission to the museum....More

Thank Sisbiddy
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a great village for the family to visit and take pictures of. The kids like this also and there is a kids day in June with activities. They also allow weddings in the on site church.

Thank LLB104
Reviewed 3 August 2015

I have been wanting to stop here for years and we finally did on our last trip to Eau Claire. It was well worth the $10 each to get in, there are so many buildings and so much history on the site!! My husband isn't...More

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Theresa K
17 August 2016|
Response from Sisbiddy | Reviewed this property |
It's an Old Fashioned County Fair this weekend. (Saturday & Sunday) with the additional attraction of Vintage Baseball on Sunday. A step back in time to a kinder, gentler era. I especially recommend the Bluegrass Festival on... More