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Milton House Museum

Intersection of Highways 26 and 59, Milton, WI
+1 608-868-7772
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So much history in a small building!

I recently found out about the Milton house and wanted to visit to learn more about the Underground... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
pitpat3
via mobile
Freedom

We visited this attraction with my parents and my kids and it was very enjoyable. I enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2017
kristinak27
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Manchester, Michigan
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Intersection of Highways 26 and 59, Milton, WI
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+1 608-868-7772
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"underground railroad"
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"excellent tour"
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"piece of history"
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"private tour"
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"small town"
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"well worth the visit"
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"house tour"
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"slaves"
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"freedom"
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"tunnel"
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"groupon"
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"visitors"
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I recently found out about the Milton house and wanted to visit to learn more about the Underground Railroad. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and engaged well with the children who were visiting. We saw the rooms that were used ( bedrooms, dinning room,...More

Thank pitpat3
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We visited this attraction with my parents and my kids and it was very enjoyable. I enjoyed hearing all the history of this place and area. Walking through the tunnel the slaves stayed in and moved through was a bit claustrophobic and creepy. The history...More

Thank kristinak27
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

This is definitely well worth the visit if ever in this area! Very difficult to understand how we can be so cruel to each other...delighted to see we crossed racial lines to be HUMAN, COMPASSIONATE & CARING!

Thank legacyendeavors
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Tour was slightly over 1 hour. Very informative. Interesting history right here in WI. Miranda was a great tour guide. Just a mile away is a good restaurant, Milton Family Restaurant.

2  Thank Mike S
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

This hidden gem in Milton is a great place for couples or families to visit. The cost won't hurt you either ($4 for children, $6 for senior and students, and $8 for adults). You are given a 1 hour guided tour, which leaves every half...More

Thank Richard K
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Milton seems to be a sleepy but charming little town. It's claim to fame is being a stop on the Underground Railroad. Tours are about an hour long and bargain-priced. The waiting area has a plethora of old-time pieces and story boards. Tabby was our...More

1  Thank CityHiker73
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

If passing thru Milton definitely take the hour tour and learn about the history of Milton in the 1850's. Some great historical pieces on display. We would have liked to hear even more about the underground railroad, however still worth the visit.

Thank mkb8488
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting place with a lot of history. My granddaughter loved it especially the displays. Worth the time to go and see it!

Thank roserittenhouse
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Came to Milton to see where family was born and lived 80+ years ago and stopped at the Milton House. Had a wonderful tour guide who was surprisingly still a high school student. Its amazing to see all of the things in the town from...More

Thank schmeckle33
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Enjoyed the tour of this piece of history. As a stop on the Underground Railroad this was an eye-opener. It certainly made you think about how things were in those days. The tour was a bit rushed and the artifacts were not all from the...More

Thank JLKDix
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