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National Brewery Museum

209 S Main St, Potosi, WI 53820-9675
+1 214-705-0975
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Worth the price of admission

This is a self guided museum that covers the history of breweries and has a vast collection of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bill S
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Austin, Texas
Wide variety of memorabilia.

Didn't know that beer once came in ceramic bottles. Videos of old commercials were fun. Brought... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
Cathy D
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Johns Creek
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209 S Main St, Potosi, WI 53820-9675
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+1 214-705-0975
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a self guided museum that covers the history of breweries and has a vast collection of brewery memorabilia. If you are a beer nerd you will certainly enjoy this.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Didn't know that beer once came in ceramic bottles. Videos of old commercials were fun. Brought back memories. Learned how brewing was done before electric refrigeration. You get a free tap beer when you pay the modest $5 admission. Well worth the time and $.

Thank Cathy D
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Cool stuff to go through and read about. I enjoyed it. But honestly, I was truly there to taste all the great beer Potosi Brewery had to offer. Definitely try to go there during happy hour!

Thank C_wood02
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

My husband, cousin and Grandma visited this museum, and loved it! I should note that we all love beer and have a great appreciation for history, so if you're not a fan of either than it may not be your cup of tea. As an...More

Thank rachelbottoms
Reviewed 23 January 2017

My wife and I just happened to stumble upon the National Brewery Museum in Potosi, WI this weekend. What a fun and interesting stop. Lots and lots of "beer" history inside this building, and the displays are constantly changing. All displays are donated by personal...More

Thank Dale P
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We live 30 minutes away in Dubuque and thought we would try something new. We were unable to go on a tour, the only tour on a Saturday in winter is at 1:30pm (we knew this in advance but we had planned on eating supper)....More

Thank nvrenuf379
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Drop a couple of extra bucks and enjoy the tour. Learn about breweryana and how beer was traditionally marketed

Thank Philip P
Reviewed 28 November 2016

If you have any interest in the history of the beer business, this well out of the way attraction is worth the effort to visit. Located in a small southwest Wisconsin town on the Great River Road, this fascinating museum would seem more likely to...More

Thank Ledyard
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is an interesting tour. You start off by learning a little about the history of the brewery and tasting the beers. You then enter the facility that is very modern and learn about the process of making the beer. We also got to tour...More

Thank Dolly M
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Good for adults and children. Even better when there's an event on. Listen to the age by history and how brewing began. Enjoy the horses go for a ride on a dray. See the old vehicles but don't forget to go into the brewery tap...More

1  Thank agatha282015
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