Mineral Point Business Directory
Professional services in most all fields are available in Mineral Point. You will find qualified people who pay attention to your needs and provide excellent service. These are your neighbors, a part of the foundation of our community, professionals who will meet you on the street and remember your name. It’s living the small town way and we wouldn’t have it any other way.
Built in 1914 as a vaudeville house, the Mineral Point Opera House was restored in 2009. It is both a movie theater and a live stage with music and theater events throughout the year. It is also available to rent for weddings and business meetings.
The Mineral Point depot was built in 1856 from local materials, and has survived to become the oldest depot in Wisconsin. The Mineral Point Railroad Society was formed in 2000 to further the restoration of Mineral Point’s historic railroad depot, and to promote historic preservation and community awareness through related historical activities. Once the restoration was completed, the depot reopened to the public as a railroad museum on September 2nd, 2004. The museum is open Thursday – Sunday from May through October.
OUR MISSION: “Grounded by our history, as one of the oldest publicly supported schools in Wisconsin, MPSD is the heart of a small community that educates and inspires our students for a bright future in a big world.”
Mineral Point Schools are an important part of our community. From early childhood education to high school graduation, we pride ourselves on excellent opportunities for academic, fine arts and athletic achievement
On two acres on the edge of the city, this quiet setting is great for those who just need to get away from it all. Surrounded by wildlife and trees one can relax on the back patio, take a bubble bath in the claw foot tub, check out the galleries on High Street, or visit nearby attractions to make your stay in the Mineral Spring guest house complete.
For all your hardware and household needs, Mitchell Hardware offers an old fashioned family owned customer service driven place to shop. A large paint department is available as well as a full service flooring store with complete installation service.
Mound City Bank began operations as a state-chartered bank on February 18, 1915 in Platteville, WI. Its Mineral Point branch location opened in 2008 with full service banking, Internet banking, personal, agricultural, and commercial services available.
Discover Wisconsin’s groundbreaking community. Guided and self-guided tours, walking trails, an exhibit gallery and museum store tell the story of the immigration from Cornwall and the early mining industry in Wisconsin’s lead region. Tours are available May – October daily.
Come stay in a converted 1912 Wisconsin one room schoolhouse. Modern on the inside with two bedrooms and a full bathroom upstairs and a beautiful light filled main room with a full kitchen.
Dwell Magazine, 2014 and HGTV “You Live In What?”, 2015.
In the heart of Mineral Point’s Historic District, Phoebe’s Nest, a beautiful boutique at 145 High Street, is your go-to for gifts, personal retail therapy and the best customer service! The shop offers an eclectic mix of new and old, including vintage and antique furniture; accessories for the home; beautiful and unique jewelry, scarves and fine leather handbags. We feature work by local, regional and US artists including pottery, photography, jewelry, paintings, sculpture, fine wood craft, and fabric creations. Please stop by and see us! You are sure to find something unique, whether it’s a gift for family or friends… or a gift just for you! Open daily except Tuesday.
Mineral Point’s hometown grocery store. Since 1987, Point Foods has given you exceptional food and customer service. We will still carry out your groceries to you car! Need something delivered? We do that too.. every Tuesday morning we make deliveries to your home. We will even put them away for you!
Popular traditional midwestern family diner with daily specials, pasty, sandwiches, homemade soups and mouthwatering pies! Breakfast all day long. A private dining room is available , along with a play area for kids.
Hand-tossed, wood-fired, New York style pizza, plus pastas, two salads, and antipasti dishes. Enjoy delicious meal in a casual but elegant atmosphere. Full bar. Outdoor patio soon to re-open.
Potterton Rule Insurance has been doing business in Southwestern Wisconsin since 1939. Our agents provide excellent customer service during the quoting process and well as servicing the account. Potterton Rule is an independent insurance agency, which means that we represent several different insurance companies. Our job is to match the right coverages you are requesting with the best insurance company to fit those needs.
Potterton Rule has been selling real estate in Iowa County for more than 75 years. They are in the business of matching individuals and families with homes, not just properties. Upsizing or downsizing, purchasing a starter, or looking for those unique amenities you’ve always wanted, they will help you find your dream home or business property.
A great place to stay when enjoying all that southwestern Wisconsin area has to offer. Indoor Pool and Whirlpool, complimentary continental breakfast with waffles, free wireless high-speed Internet, guest laundry, Whirlpool Suites with microwave and refrigerator, Meeting and banquet facilities for weddings, reunions, business functions, and other events. Exit 40 just off Highway 151.
Family owned cafe in the heart of downtown Mineral Point. Serving pasty for over 40 years, plus other daily specials and a full menu. Save some room for figgyhobbin … or bread pudding …. or pie and ice cream!
Nona is a figurative oil painter drawing inspiration from literature and history, featuring vintage clothing and evocative landscapes. Also a portrait artist, Nona enjoys painting models engaged in an activity that means something to them. Her home studio Rosewind Studio is open by appointment.
Visit Sandstone for a fantastic supply of annuals, perennials, trees and shrubs. Inside, you’ll find a unique combination of garden art and gadgets, antiques and restored furniture and home decor. Many locally produced items are also available.
Shake Rag Alley is an Art and Craft School which occupies an oasis of gardens and historic buildings in the heart of Mineral Point. There are workshops for adults and children, and other cultural events throughout the year.
A small diversified vegetable farm with a commitment to selling locally. Crops include salad greens, heirloom tomatoes, and a cornucopia of organically grown vegetables. You can find them at the Mineral Point Farmers Market every Saturday, May-October or sign up for their CSA.
Offers classes in ballroom, ballet and pointe, fitness, modern and jazz to develop an appreciation for and an understanding of the dance arts that provide students of all ages with the knowledge and technique they need to enjoy dance on any level throughout their lives.
Our family business follows the traditional forestry techniques of the Native Americans of Northern Wisconsin. We let our trees grow as long as they are healthy and vigorous, carefully salvaging just a part of our annual growth, the majority of which is either dead or dying trees. Winner of the 2015 Earth Day award for “Most Sustainable Small Business in WI,” we pride ourselves on sustainability and earth friendly practices; from taking trees from our forest, milling them on site, drying the wood in solar kilns and ultimately handcrafting beautiful wood products including flooring, cabinetry, cutting boards, unique lasered gifts and more.
Since January, 2000, we have manufactured the most richly scented, hand poured, candle found on the market today. We hand-craft every one of our candles to bring you the quality and value that you deserve. Each of our scented candles are made with the finest ingredients found on the market today. We put all of our candles through many tests before they qualify to be called a SpringHouse Candle. We fragrance our candles with a higher amount of fragrance oil than most other candle companies. We have achieved our goal of offering you one of the best, most highly scented, hand poured, candle you have ever burned.
In the 1800s, stagecoaches would roll to a stop here. Today’s travelers are offered comfortable beds and considerably updated amenities Three rooms each have a private bath and a commons room offers a fireplace and free WiFi. Located on the beautiful grounds of Shake Rag Alley.
Sugar Row is the working studio and sometimes gallery of painters Lorna Filippini and Clyde Paton, both graduates of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The Gallery is open by chance or appointment. Call 703.522.5594 to make appointment.
lornafilippini.com and clydepaton.net
Centrally located on Shake Rag Street in charming Mineral Point, Wisconsin. Two self-catering and furnished suites each with 2 bedrooms, fully-equipped kitchens, living rooms, wifi, cable tv, central air-conditioning, organic bath amenities and comfortable bedding await you. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places Within walking distance of restaurants, shops, historic sites, theatres, art studios, parks, and recreation trails.
A full time potter for more than 3 decades, Frank Polizzi produces wood-fired stoneware, flame ware and porcelain, and pit-fired earthen ware. His pieces are traditional in form and the locally dug, food-safe glazes add a vibrant and natural element for all functional and aesthetic needs.
An adorable 1865 cottage only a block from Downtown Mineral Point. The house has one full bed on the main floor and two twin beds upstairs. Fully-equipped kitchen, bath and sitting room. Free WI-FI. Family friendly.
Look for the reclaimed furnishings and historic artifacts creatively placed throughout this 1840s stone apartment tucked into the lower level of a downtown building. The fully equipped kitchen/dining area, queen size bed and a bathroom with shower and claw foot tub provide a charming, comfortable and unique lodging experience.
RV sites, family and group sites, electric & water hook-ups are available. Also a rustic cabin for rent as well as tent sites. Showers and dump station. All overlooking the beautiful landscape of southwest Wisconsin. Just 12 miles from Mineral Point
One of the coziest family operated bars, known for friendly service and great food, daily specials and Friday Fish Fries. Located across from the MIneral Point Depot Museum, with direct access to the Cheese Country Trail. Open daily.
Enjoy a restful stay at the Travelers Inn during your visit to Mineral Point with amenities that include a mini fridge and microwave in room and use of laundry facilities, close to shopping and downtown with special pricing for extended stay guests, we look forward to seeing you soon.
A congregation of the Episcopal Church USA. The sanctuary, with a native walnut altar has a trefoil window is thought to be the oldest stained glass window in Wisconsin.
Upland Hills Health is a non-profit organization, established in 1974 as Memorial Hospital of Iowa County, now named Upland Hills Health, Inc. Our mission is to serve as the heart of quality health in our communities. We do this by offering compassionate care and by our commitment to provide the depth of services needed for the people in rural southwest Wisconsin.
Our Black Angus Beef farm has been in the Marr family since 1874 — proudly celebrating 141 years in 2015! We are the fourth generation, second consecutive brother-sister team to own and operate the business. We sell directly from the farm to consumers, local restaurants, and local retailers. In addition to individual cuts, you can purchase a quarter, half, or whole animal.
10 lodging rooms in one of Mineral Point’s most unique places. Built in 1836 as the railroad hotel, the stone building remains a landmark and a great place for your home away from home. Dining for a couple or a large group is available by 24 hour reservation.
A state-inspected state-of-the-art food processing facility that prepares and packages recipes and food products for commercial sale in small, affordable, commercial batches. Want to start your own food business? We can help.