Iron County Historical Museum

Favorite 303 Iron St - Hurley, WI 54534
Information: 715-561-2244

Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat 10am-2pm

Three floors of intriguing, nostalgic, and educational exhibits - including logging, mining, farming, weaving, clothing, home furnishings, and an interesting library of books, pictures, and maps.
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Early Industry
    • Wisconsin History
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes

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1
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2
Northwoods Art Tour 7/23/2021 - 7/25/2021 Mercer - 21.69 miles away
3
Northwoods Art Tour 7/23/2021 - 7/25/2021 Mercer - 23.35 miles away
4
Northwoods Art Tour 7/23/2021 - 7/25/2021 Manitowish Waters - 24.95 miles away
5
Manitowish Waters' 2021 Cran-a-Rama 10/02/2021 Manitowish Waters - 26.77 miles away
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Manitowish Waters' 2021 Cran-a-Rama 10/02/2021 Manitowish Waters - 31.32 miles away
7
Red Clay Classic Races 10/01/2021 - 10/02/2021 Ashland - 33.74 miles away
8
Boulder Junction Lions Club Walleye Classic 10/02/2021 - 10/03/2021 Boulder Junction - 34.99 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

  • Museum serves as a major recycling center for fabrics
  • Volunteers take in tons of fabric annually and create hand-woven rag rugs, which are sold for primary revenue for museum
  • Museum is a designated Wisconsin Heritage area and sponsors the Paavo Nurmi Marathon
  • Open year-round with free admission, museum is a major repository of documents and artifacts
  • Educational opportunities are provided for visitors