Pub Night

Join us at Pub Night for live music by The Tooles, drinks with friends, dinner from the local restaurant Pointer Café, and games in our cozy Cornish pub!

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Get a free water bottle when you visit during our giveaways on June 4, July 2 or August 6.
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In this sepia tinted historic photo Bob & Edgar stand outside of Pendarvis looking casual

Discover Wisconsin’s Cornish
History and the Couple
Who Helped Preserve It

Every building tells a story, and at Pendarvis, there are plenty, each with a unique narrative to tell. Your journey through this picturesque cluster of stone structures not only tells the stories of the people who originally created and inhabited them, but also that of Bob and Edgar who salvaged, restored, and made these buildings shine again.

Tucked away in a valley in historic Mineral Point, Pendarvis celebrates the groundbreaking community of the first Wisconsin “badgers.” As you approach this charming neighborhood, the 19th century will instantly come alive through the quintessential limestone buildings and cozy nooks. Unearth the significant lead and zinc mining heritage of Wisconsin and get a taste of life as a miner in the young Badger State.

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Tucked away in historic Mineral Point, Pendarvis celebrates the 20th century preservation efforts of

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Pendarvis staff came together for mid season training Tuesday night. We heard stories from Richard R. who worked for Pendarvis founders Bob Neal and Edgar Hellum from the late 1950s to the mid 1960s. One of the big projects Richard worked on was restoring the Martin Cabin and row house (pictured) in the early 60s! Thanks to Richard and his wife Leslie for sharing their time and expertise with us! ... See MoreSee Less

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Pendarvis staff came together for mid season training Tuesday night. We heard stories from Richard R. who worked for Pendarvis founders Bob Neal and Edgar Hellum from the late 1950s to the mid 1960s. One of the big projects Richard worked on was restoring the Martin Cabin and row house (pictured) in the early 60s! Thanks to Richard and his wife Leslie for sharing their time and expertise with us!Image attachment

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I worked there the summer of 1961

Part of my paper route in 1948

Happy birthday to Pendarvis co-founder Bob Neal!

Born in 1906 in Mineral Point, Bob lived and worked in Chicago, New York City, and London in his 20s. He returned to Mineral Point in 1934, then bought and restored his first home in 1935 with business and life partner Edgar Hellum. This first home was named Pendarvis and was the start of Bob's lifelong work with Edgar to preserve Mineral Point history.
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Happy birthday to Pendarvis co-founder Bob Neal!

Born in 1906 in Mineral Point, Bob lived and worked in Chicago, New York City, and London in his 20s. He returned to Mineral Point in 1934, then bought and restored his first home in 1935 with business and life partner Edgar Hellum. This first home was named Pendarvis and was the start of Bobs lifelong work with Edgar to preserve Mineral Point history.

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Ken Pendarvis ha and happy birthday to my brother with the same name.

Happy Birthday!

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