Not just for those interested in toilets. The basement is the history of the Kohler Company and bathrooms in general (you'll find your old avocado green sink there). The main floor is a lot of individual pieces and a wall of toilets. The top floor is designed kitchens and bathrooms. Really is interesting, trust me! And if you don't like it, you...more
I have been on other factory tours, but I think this was the best. You are actually walking around on the factory floor. You get so see porcelain pieces being formed and glazed. You get to see the brass components being dipped in acid baths. You get to see molten cast iron being poured into molds (maybe the coolest part). And you may even be able...more
The kohler design center is a 3 story building housing every type of kohler product needed. They show you different colors and styles. There are even design specialists who can help you design you new magnificent bathroom and any other room you want. Open Monday-Friday 8am-5pm, Saturday, Sunday & Holidays 10am-4pm Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas...more
Take a tour of the Kohler factory. The factory is unbelievable -- the tour lasts a few hours and shows you how everything is made. My favorite was the bathtubs. They showed us how they even put on the non-slip material. The tour is very comprehensive and worth going for!Tours conducted weekdays at 8:30am and last approximately 3 hours. The tour is...more
The Horse and Plow offers good pub food at the American Club. Especially notable is the extensive beer list, with over a dozen Wisconsin beers on tap. I was a little disappointed that the ambience was generic - they could do more to make this feel like an English-style pub.more
On my frequent drives from Marquette to Chicago, "Cucina" - in the Shops at Woodlake - is one of my favorite places to stop for a meal. This is a delightful, tasteful, and accomplished Italian restaurant. Mostly Northern Italian specialties, reasonably priced, with excellent service - "Cucina" is just a few minutes off I-43 and is well worth the...more
Check out and see what the plumbing professionals have to offer! You might find the bathroom of your dreams here - if you're the kind of person who dreams about bathrooms, that is. Or might simply be amused at some of the ways in which people who have a lot of money can find to make their toilets as palatial as possible.
The black swan will get very angry if you get to close--might even take a finger off, if you don't watch out.