Destination of the Day: Old Tool Shed Antiques

Old Tool Shed Antiques in Genoa, Wisconsin (612 Main St.; 608.689.2066) is one of those places where you could lose a lot of time, where patience and a good eye will be rewarded. Housed in an 1867-era building, the store is a packed to the rafters with antique hand tools, hammers, planes, fish scales, old kitchen gadgets, ice hooks, meat grinders, and many other things. Stop by on a weekend when they’re open, and you have time to linger.

Read about more destinations here.

For more about Genoa (Wisconsin), consider purchasing a Driftless Area guide book, available in print form or as a PDF download.

By | 2016-10-21T15:28:47+00:00 September 3rd, 2012|Destination of the Day|0 Comments

About the Author:

Dean Klinkenberg, the Mississippi Valley Traveler, is on a mission to explore the rich history, diverse cultures, and varied ecosystems of the Mississippi River Valley, from the Headwaters in northern Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico. He is the author of Rock Island Lines, a mystery, and several guidebooks for the Mississippi Valley.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Ah, geez. Another pop-up? Yep! But if you sign up for updates, I’ll send you a free, full-color PDF of Small Town Pleasures, your guide to the most interesting small Mississippi River towns. You’ll save five bucks!

This is a limited time offer, so sign up today.

We value your privacy and will never spam you. You will receive updates about new books and offers, site updates, and news from the Mississippi Valley. You can unsubscribe whenever you want.