May 3 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Archaeologist Amy Rosebrough gives her perspective on Wisconsin’s famous effigy mounds, including the results of new, not-yet-published research.

May 17 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Anthropologist Larry Nesper discusses the Walleye War conflict and how it has transformed the relationship between the tribes and the state of Wisconsin.

May 19 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Get a taste of Wisconsin's best Swiss cheeses as cheesemakers and dairy experts discuss Wisconsin's rich Swiss heritage.

Special Event

Free Admission Day

May 21 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Celebrate Wisconsin Museums Week with the Wisconsin Historical Museum and enjoy free museum admission on May 21.

Jun 7 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Discover the history of cranes and the ecosystems they inhabit in Wisconsin with Jeb Barzen of the International Crane Foundation.

Jun 21 - Jun 26 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Join the adventure as the fur trade comes to life!

Jun 21 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Discover how base ball was played in the 1800s and learn how the Wisconsin Historical Society is bringing the club teams of that era back to life.

Special Event

Summertime Fun: Mining

Jun 28 - Jul 3 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Do you have what it takes to be a miner?

Jun 28 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Learn how papers from stars of the stage and screen came to Madison and discover treasures from the collection of the WCFTR.

Jul 5 - Jul 10 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Are you ready for a life on Wisconsin’s waterways?


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