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 12 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Baseball historian Jim Nitz discusses the history of the All-American Girls Professional League in Wisconsin.

Mar 17 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Amy Gnadt, Curator at the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee, shares how a set of the company's pivotal pictures went unseen for nearly one hundred years.

Special Event

Playtimes of the Past

Apr 3 - Apr 4 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Stop by the museum to create handle bar streamers, helmet decorations, and other bike-themed art, all while learning the history of Badger bicycling.

Apr 7 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Curator Leslie Bellais examines the evidence behind a bedspread in Wisconsin Historical Society’s collections purported to be from Lincoln’s deathbed.

Apr 16 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Contemplate your favorite Friday night fish fry experiences in Wisconsin with folklorist Janet Gilmore.

Apr 16 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Contemplate your favorite Friday night fish fry experiences in Wisconsin with folklorist Janet Gilmore and enjoy a traditional fish fry dinner.

Apr 21 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Discover how the Badger State Trail evolved from a rail line to one of the premier Wisconsin state trails.

Musical Performance

Abraham Lincoln in Song

Apr 28 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Award-winning folksinger Chris Vallillo uses contemporary and period folk songs to shed light on one of history’s most beloved figures, Abraham Lincoln.

May 5 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Learn the fascinating story of the Kissel Motor Car Company with Dawn Bondhus Mueller, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Automotive Museum.


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