Wisconsin's historic sites connect you with the past by inviting
you inside the very places where history happened. So chart
a course to the past and begin exploring three centuries
of Wisconsin history.
Located on the Capitol Square in Madison, the Wisconsin Historical Museum is full of wonderful information about the State's rich history. Reach us by phone at 608-264-6555.
Engage your senses
Tour our exhibits to see museum objects and hear stories of native people, settlement days, immigrants' experiences and politics. Experience hands-on learning in our workshops, tours and kids activities. Taste the flavors and smells of Wisconsin's heritage in our adult dinner and lecture series.