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Kempf House

312 South Division Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
+1 734-994-4898
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Small historical home with a glimpse of Ann Arbor's musical past

House is located on busy division street between a parking lot and a park occupied by vagrants... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Keason S
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Cute little historical home

The house has a nice history of a talented musical family. The city was wise to purchase it. The... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Davidamy617
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Novi, Michigan
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This 1853 building was designed in a ancient Greek motif. It was once the home of local musicians Reuben H. and Pauline Widenmann Kempf. Today it's a local history museum.
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312 South Division Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

House is located on busy division street between a parking lot and a park occupied by vagrants. It's hard to imagine that the area was one full of charming homes like this. Volunteers are very knowledgeable, but it's only open Sunday 1-4pm. On Wednesdays they...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

The house has a nice history of a talented musical family. The city was wise to purchase it. The volunteer staff is lovely, so friendly and so very kind. We throughly enjoyed our Victorian Valentine tea. The tour following was very nice. They have a...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Outdoor concert in the park. Cute little historical house situated next to the park. Happy to see a piece of history so well preseved

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Reviewed 21 December 2013

The Kempf house is a historically preserved site which was the former home of the Kempf family. They were musicians that taught piano/organ and voice to local citizens back in the late1800s and early 1900s. The house is within walking distance of the University of...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2013

A piece of history about an old traditional German family living in Ann Arbor!, special at the month of December, you can see some activities, like live music with a beautiful piano, tour in the house with some memories, and everybody is friendly!

4  Thank Ramiroquai_13
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