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Visit the places of Wisconsin’s best stories! Visit all 12 for FREE!

2019 Sites & Museums Calendar of Events

Visit Our Historic Sites and Museums

Black Point Estate, Lake Geneva, WI

Historic Home and Garden

Circus World, Baraboo, WI

Experience the Thrill that Never Grows Old

First Capitol, Belmont, WI

The Birthplace of a Great State

H.H. Bennett Studio, Wisconsin Dells, WI

The Man Who Made Wisconsin Dells Famous

Madeline Island Museum

A Place of Encounters

Wisconsin Historical Museum, Madison, WI

Explore Wisconsin's Distinctive Heritage

Old World Wisconsin, Eagle, WI

Relive the Spirit of America's Heartland

Pendarvis, Mineral Point, WI

Discover Cornish Culture during the Lead Mining Boom

Reed School, Neillsville, WI
When One Room Shaped Many Lives
Stonefield, Cassville, WI

The Roots of Rural Wisconsin

Villa Louis, Prairie du Chien, WI

Enter the World of Victorian America

Wade House, Greenbush, WI

Explore the Era of Stagecoach Travel

Wisconsin Maritime Trails

Wisconsin lighthouse - Ashland Breakwater Light.

Many lighthouses, museums and submerged shipwrecks are open to the public for tours and diving. Visit maritime history in your area!


More History Across the Badger State

Local Societies and Museums

Local historical museum.

Many local historical societies have museums to visit. Search our online catalog of affiliated organizations to find one near you.