Jan 31 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Learn about the legends and lore of the Northwoods through storytelling and hand-on activities.

Jan 31 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Sorry, this workshop has been canceled.

Jan 31 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Discover the origins of the legend of Paul Bunyan and hear some of the earliest authentic Bunyan stories.

Feb 3 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Join author and investigative reporter for WISC-TV, Adam J. Schrager, as he discusses his book, "The Sixteenth Rail."

Feb 7 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Come support our National History Day in Wisconsin and enjoy some lively country, folk and Mexican music!

Special Event

Madison Winter Festival

Feb 14 - Feb 15 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Drop in for hot chocolate and enjoy the museum’s four floors of engaging exhibits on Wisconsin history.

Feb 17 - Feb 17 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Trace the story of Wisconsin's first "bicycling boom" from 1869 through the 1890s with Jesse Gant, authors of the book "Wheel Fever."

Feb 21 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Learn how Wisconsin girls of the past lived and create your own historical character by imagining what life would have been like.

Feb 27 - Oct 10 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Travel through 130 years of Wisconsin cycling history in the new exhibition Shifting Gears: A Cyclical History of Badger Bicycling.

Mar 3 - Mar 3 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Historian Erika Janik shares how home economics and the power of radio turned rural women from farm laborers into full-time housewives and consumers.


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