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House on the Rock

5754 Highway 23, Spring Green, WI 53588
+1 608-935-3639
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you walk out not knowing what you just saw. LOL

This was nothing like i thought it would be, dont get me wrong, i guess i didnt expect it to be so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dean G
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Genoa City, Wisconsin
Not worth the drive

Heard about this place for many years, all I was ever told was it was something you needed to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JJ B
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You have to walk on a ramp through the treetops to reach the entrance of this remarkable house, built in the 1940s.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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5754 Highway 23, Spring Green, WI 53588
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+1 608-935-3639
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was nothing like i thought it would be, dont get me wrong, i guess i didnt expect it to be so mentally stimulating like it was. There is so much to see and to take in, at times it was overwhelming, I would go...More

Thank Dean G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Heard about this place for many years, all I was ever told was it was something you needed to experience and nothing more. Now I know why, it's so weird there's no explanation for it. It's really just a collection of junk the man collected...More

Thank JJ B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not feel this was a man’s successful life achievement, but rather a sad presentation of genius wasted. A man who was a contemporary of Frank Lloyd Wright and Walt Disney used seemingly equal talents in self indulgence. There are collections without purpose, themed...More

1  Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place!!! I will go back again for sure. Staff was great and very helpful. I recommend a visit in the summer if possible. Lots to see give yourself a good 3 hours to take it all in.

Thank cardinalkid1974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in late October. Had grown up in area, and 40 years ago, it was really well kept up and amazing! Of course, it was a time before computers, cable tv, and cordless telephones, for God’s sake. It was easier for one to be in...More

Thank SueZq48
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a unique house built in a scenic spot with a diverse collection of art and oddities. It's really something you have to see for yourself. I drove out from Chicago, and I have to say, it was worth it. My friend and I went...More

Thank Paige Y
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

There are three parts to this place. If you hope to see them all, get there early and plan on staying till they close. You will still not see it all. The collections and displays are unbelievable. The GPS we used to get there didn't...More

Thank mphill9929
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Went with our daughters and all of us had a great time. Even on a chilly day, the amount of walking outside was manageable. Even though it was early for Christmas we were able to see a Lot of Santa's. So many things to see,...More

Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We seen this action on American Pickers oddly enough. Not being from the area we wanted to see it when we came to Wisconsin. It is home to a collection of things that you have to see to believe! The house is unlike anything I've...More

Thank Christie C
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I don’t often give one star reviews, but this is a place that really needs to step up it’s game. The original house itself is interesting, but really too dark to see much. The original owner wanted to show off his stained glass, hence the...More

Thank Tombow
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Colleen D
4 October 2017|
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Response from Dorothy F | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Spring Green Inn; it is only a few miles from House on the Rock, Taeilsin and the theater.
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16pawstrip
3 September 2017|
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Response from mcc0471 | Reviewed this property |
Go in cool weather when you can leave the dog in the car for 3-4 hours.
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Neal D
8 August 2017|
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Response from Elaine M | Reviewed this property |
We did not have a tour guide. Better to amble through at your own pace. Quite eclectic.
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