• PO Box 1777, 625 W Prospect Avenue
  • Appleton, Wisconsin 54913-1777
  • Phone: 920.730.8204
  • Hours:
  • Mon: Closed
    Tue: Closed
    Wed: Closed
    Thu: 10am - 3:30pm
    Fri: 10am - 3:30pm
    Sat: 10am - 3:30pm
    Sun: 1pm - 3:30pm

Hearthstone Historic House Museum

Built in 1882, this stunning Victorian landmark is the first home in the world lit by a hydroelectric central station based on the Thomas A. Edison system. Guided tours of the museum offer a step back in time to the dawn of domestic electricity.

  • Kid-friendly
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