The Charming Wisconsin General Store That’s Been Open Since The 1800s

These days, general stores aren’t very common. And general stores that have been around since the 1800s are even rarer. However, there’s one destination in Wisconsin that falls under both categories – The Cooksville Store. Practically unchanged for well over a century, the charming general store offers a shopping experience like no other. Take a look:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Visit The Cooksville Store Thursday through Sunday from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. For more information, call (608) 882-0232. You can also visit the store’s website or Facebook page.

Address: 11313 Wisconsin 138, Evansville, WI, 53536

This isn’t Wisconsin’s only charming general store. Read about others here.