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Wade House

View Website Favorite (5) W7965 State Highway 23 - Greenbush, WI 53026
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.

As of March 15,2020 will be temporarily closed until at least April 11,2020. All school tours are also cancelled until at least May 11,2020. 

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
  • Museum/Gallery Type
    • Historical
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes
  • History/Heritage Type
    • State Historic Site
    • Early Industry
    • Military Heritage
    • Wisconsin History
    • Transportation Heritage
  • Tour Type
    • Transportation

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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

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.