Historic Iverson House Museum

  © Photographed June 22, 2016
Ephraim, Door County, Wisconsin
45°09'14.0"N 87°10'09.3"W
45.153887, -87.169258

The Historic Iverson House Museum is located on northbound Moravia Street, north of its intersection with Water Street South / Wisconsin Route 42, at or near 9966 Moravian Street, Ephraim, Wisconsin 54234.

  • Completed in 1854 by Rev. Andreas Iverson and members of his Moravian congregation; the Moravians were responsible for the founding of Ephraim.
  • After 1864, the house served as a home for Moravian pastors J.J. Groenfeldt and Anders Petterson.
  • The Iverson House was purchased by the Ephraim Historical Foundation in 2004.  It is the oldest frame home in Door County, with very few alterations being made in its 150-plus years.
  • The Historic Iverson House Museum’s decorations and furniture are based on the letters of Anna Petterson (pastor Anders Petterson’s wife).
  • The Historic Iverson House Museum is open for special events and tours.  Learn more at www.ephraim.org/guided-tours/ or call (920) 854-9688.
The Historic Iverson House Museum is included in the Ephraim Historical Foundation guided tours.

The museum is located in Ephraim, Door County, Wisconsin.

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