H.H. Bennett Studio & Museum

View Website Favorite (4) 215 Broadway - Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Information: 608-253-3523

May - October

Civil War soldier. Inventor. Acclaimed Photographer. Make the leap and visit the museum and studio of H.H. Bennett, the man who made the Dells famous! 

Begin your journey into the story of H.H. Bennett, the Civil War soldier turned photographer who made the Dells famous. Enjoy interactive exhibits. Step back in time in Bennett’s historic photography studio and sit where families had their portraits stuck in the 1800s. See the famous photographer’s darkroom and visit his original store. Take a Bennett print home with you as you shop through our beautifully renovated museum store. 

Visit this hidden gem of the Dells and see where the tourism of this area began!

  • Features
    • Disabled Access
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes
  • History/Heritage Type
    • State Historic Site
    • Wisconsin History
  • Museum/Gallery Type
    • Historical

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2
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3
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4
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5
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6
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7
Taste of Portage Market Fair 8/23/2019 - 8/24/2019 Portage - 17.18 miles away
8
Witwen Concerts 7/20/2019 Sauk City - 24 miles away

Travel Green Wisconsin Certified

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Certified: (Req. 30 Points)

To be certified through Travel Green Wisconsin, all participants must achieve at least 30 points on the Travel Green Wisconsin Checklist. The more points a business attains, the greener they are in their operations.

Green Innovations

  • Remodeling projects minimize construction and demolition waste through reuse and recycling
  • Committed to using native plants in landscaping and removing exotic and invasive species
  • A recycling program is in place at the organization involving the participation of both employees and visitors