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Start Date: 7/23/2008
End Date: 7/23/2008
Event Times: 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM

Contact Info

E-mail: museum@

Phone: 608-264-6555
Fax: 608-264-6575

Wisconsin Animals and Insects: The First Butterfly - How it Came to be

Discover the past by listening to stories about Wisconsin wildlife and participate in a related craft. Each week a new story will be shared and a new craft will be created. Crafts include creating a field guide to animal prints, sculpting an effigy mound, decorating a badger mask, painting a wooden butterfly, and folding origami critters. Drop in's welcome. Sessions will last approximately an hour and a half and are appropriate for youth ages 5-10.

Add'l Contact Info: Call 608-264-6555

Ticket Info: Cost is $6.00 for non-members and $5.00 for members and groups of 5 or more participants.

Location Description: Four floors of changing exhibit galleries, permanent exhibits and the museum store — located on Madison's Capitol Square

Venue: Wisconsin Historical Museum

Address: 30 N Carroll St

City: Madison

Accessibility Info: The site is fully accessible to visitors requiring a wheelchair for mobility.

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