A Day on the Green: Madeline Island Celebrates Independence Day
Independence Day traditionally marks the beginning of the summer season on Madeline Island. The whole community celebrates with a festive parade through La Pointe, ending with a patriotic program on the museum green.
: Adults $7; children (5-17) $3.50; students and senior citizens (65 and over) $6; family (two adults and two or more dependent children 5-17) $19.
: The museum, composed of three historic island structures and the modern Capser Center, contains exhibits detailing Wisconsin history from 17th-century exploration and the era of the fur trade to the arrival of summer tourists, known as cottagers, in the early 20th century.
: Madeline Island Museum
: 226 Col. Woods Ave
PO Box 9
: La Pointe
: Reasonable accommodations will be made for individuals requiring wheelchairs for mobility. Call ahead to make arrangements.
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