Presidential Brainteaser Puzzles & more!
This museum offers a unique experience for families. The hands-on puzzle solving session at the Logic Puzzle Museum in a 90 minute session featuring 60 hands-on brainteaser and mechanical puzzles to try to solve.
For President's Day celebration, the Logic Puzzle Museum will feature Presidential puzzles. One puzzle to try is a "hidden picture" style of puzzle related to Lincoln. Sliding block puzzles are part of the hands-on feature of the museum; with a vintage circa 1950’s, mint on the card, sliding block Lincoln Puzzle to see. Another mechanical puzzle has been called a "General Grant puzzle."
Other puzzle types to try include mechanical, packing, block, sliding, edge matching, transfer styles and other puzzle styles. There are bells to ring when a puzzle is solved, adding to the fun of saying “I did it!”
Each person may also make a brainteaser puzzle to keep for more fun later.
The exhibit showcases vintage and antique puzzles, 100 year old rebus puzzles, Chinese Checker boards, a sliding block puzzle collection, old ads and related items.
The Logic Puzzle Museum is for adults and children, minimum age of 5. Admission is $9 person. Tickets are required as space is limited and should be ordered by calling ahead.
The gift shop is open after the tours and programs with more than 400 kinds of tops, yo-yos, and gyroscopes plus more than 100 different kinds of logic and brain puzzles. Educational and unusual books are also available in the gift shop.
The non-profit, educational museum is at 533 Milwaukee Av, Burlington, Wisconsin. Call 262 763-3946 to order tickets