Wisconsin Historical Society

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'Tram Tour' Field Trip

Old World Wisconsin - a historic site

'Tram Tour' Field Trip | Wisconsin Historical Society

While students tour the entire Old World Wisconsin historic site, they will:

  • Ride in open-air trams.
  • Learn about the historic farms and buildings scattered over 600 acres.
  • Learn about the glacial topography of Southern Unit of the Kettle Moraine State Forest.
EnlargeThe Old World Wisconsin tram.

Old World Wisconsin in Eagle, WI

While riding in Old World Wisconsin's open air trams, students will learn about the historic farms and buildings nestled among 600 acres of the Kettle Moraine State Forest.

EnlargeThe Old World Wisconsin tram.

Old World Wisconsin in Eagle, WI

Explore the historic farms and buildings from the comfort of a covered tram.

Program Details
AttributeDescription
Length 45 minutes
Availability Weekdays, late Apr - mid Jun; late Sep - late Oct
Maximum group size Our mix-and-match scheduling options allow you to customize tours for any size group, from 10 students to more than 150. For example, three total stations can accommodate up to a maximum of 75 students at a time. If you schedule two or more 1-hour programs simultaneously, a group of 150 students can attend.
Location Starts at Ramsey Barn at Old World Wisconsin, Eagle, WI 53119
Lunch Time can be scheduled for students to eat a sack lunch on the grounds.
Grade Level 3rd - 12th
Cost $2.50 per student or chaperone (in addition to regular hourly program fee).

Reserve Your Field Trip

See the Old World Wisconsin website to reserve your field trip. Or call 262-594-6301 or email us.

About Old World Wisconsin

Explore 19th century and early 20th century rural Wisconsin, a time when waves of immigrants flocked to America's heartland in search of a better life.

Directions, Transportation, Parking

To get directions, parking maps, and more, see Location and Directions to Old World Wisconsin.

Learn More

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