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.

Aug 18 - Apr 2 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Celebrate Native artists of Wisconsin and their rich traditions in this exhibition developed by the Wisconsin Historical Museum's 2015 Exhibit Interns.

Sep 15 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Julie K. Allen shares why nearly three million Scandinavians chose to immigrate to the US between 1825 and 1930, many making the Midwest their home.

Sep 15 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Folklorist and Wisconsin Academy Fellow James P. Leary will unearth and explore folk music from the forests of the Upper Midwest.

Sep 18 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Discover the surprising truths about the radical reformer Belle La Follette with historian and author Nancy C. Unger.

Sep 24 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Folklorist Rick March explores the people, places, and history behind Polka music, taking a joyful romp through this unique and richly storied genre.

Sep 26 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Learn tips and tricks for making your bicycle part of your daily life.

Sep 29 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Join Curator Leslie Bellais while she discusses the search for modest and functional women’s active wear in the early years of Wisconsin’s cycling craze.

Musical Performance

The Journey of Blues: Modern Mojo

Oct 1 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Take a musical journey through the spiritual folklore side of the Blues with the Madison-area trio Aaron Williams and the Hoodoo.

Oct 6 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Genevieve Davis shares her family's struggles as immigrants during the Great Depression, using both personal stories and recipes from the time.


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