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Wisconsin Historical Society

Visit Wisconsin Museums and Historic Sites

Woman Riding on a Carriage looking like she's from the past. Travel back in time.

Events & Programs

Experience the stories of Wisconsin, together. Create memories with family and friends as you attend these unique events and programs at the Wisconsin Historical Society's 12 sites and museum this year.

Woman dressed in vintage clothes working a typewriter very professionally

Black Point Estate & Gardens

Ethnically diverse family at a circus looking happy

Circus World

Group of people overlooking the Wisconsin River on a Victorian walking tour

H.H. Bennett Studio

Interpreter shows fur pelt

Madeline Island Museum

Headless person with a jack o'lantern head

Old World Wisconsin

Happy woman serving a drink in an old bar


Horse pulling a cart


people shooting historic rifles in unison

Villa Louis

People visiting the Arts and Crafts Fair at Wade House

Wade House

Walking by the Capitol Square

Wisconsin Historical Museum

Reed School | First Capitol


Visit the 12 historic sites & museums for free, receive 10% off special event tickets, and more.


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