The Cheese Counter is a specifically designed location to share, educate and enjoy some of the great cheeses that have made Plymouth, WI the Cheese Capital of the World. Thematically designed as a diverse cheese store with food, fun, and CHEESE, it will be understood by all why Plymouth WI is the Cheese Capital of the World.
For decades Plymouth, WI has been considered the Cheese Capital of the World. This slogan started in the 1920’s while Plymouth was location for setting the commodity price of bulk cheese. “Cheeseville” was located on the south side of Plymouth along the railroad tracks and was the center of cheese distribution. Commodity analysts would meet daily in the Exchange Bank Building in downtown Plymouth and set the bulk price for cheese.
A welcoming destination where visitors of all ages, will learn and understand “why and how” cheese has become the business foundation of Plymouth. To enhance the visitor experience at the Cheese Counter there will be interactive experiences that share the Cheese message of Plymouth, historical experiences and a tour throughout the city.