Wade House

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Information: 920-526-3271

Wade House is open January 2-May 5 from 10am-4pm Saturdays and from 11am-4pm Sundays, May 6-October 29 from 10am-5pm Monday-Saturday and 11am-5pm Sundays.

An 1850s stagecoach inn built alongside a plank road in Greenbush to serve carriage and wagon traffic. The site includes the reconstructed Herrling sawmill, one of a rare few working water-powered mills of its kind in North America. The Wesley Jung Carriage Museum houses Wisconsin's largest collection of hand-and horse-drawn carriages.
  • Features
    • Disabled Access
  • History/Heritage Type
    • State Historic Site
    • Early Industry
    • Military Heritage
    • Wisconsin History
    • Transportation Heritage
  • Tour Type
    • Transportation
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes
  • Museum/Gallery Type
    • Historical

Nearby Places

Victorian Village's: Summer Musical Revues 6/14/2017 - 8/16/2017 Elkhart Lake - 4.92 miles away
Summer Concert Series At City Park 6/15/2017 - 8/17/2017 Plymouth - 5.74 miles away
Annual Juried Art Exhibit: Alive in the Arts 5/11/2018 - 8/03/2018 Plymouth - 6.41 miles away
An Evening of " Mill Street LIVE" Musical Show 7/06/2018 - 8/31/2018 Plymouth - 6.41 miles away
Fond du Lac Dock Spiders Baseball Games 6/05/2017 - 8/12/2017 Fond du Lac - 15.82 miles away
Music Under the Stars 6/12/2017 - 8/21/2017 Fond du Lac - 17.43 miles away
Buttermilk Festival 6/21/2017 - 8/23/2017 Fond du Lac - 17.43 miles away
An Encounter with Presence: Emery Blagdon + Shannon Stratton 12/18/2016 - 12/31/2017 Sheboygan - 19.23 miles away

Travel Green Wisconsin Certified


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

Geothermal system provides heating and cooling to Visitor Center and Wesley W. Jung CarriageMuseum complex.  New facility also incorporates sophisticated temperature and humidity controls.Lumber is rough sawn from logs at site’s reproduction sawmill, which is powered by water from theMullet River.Preferred parking available in visitor lot for energy-efficiency vehicles (noted by signage).Compostable materials are used instead of plastic.