Wisconsin Historical Museum

30 North Carroll Street

The Wisconsin Historical Museum is located on Madison's Capitol Square and is full of wonderful information about the State's rich history. Explore Wisconsin's distinctive heritage and a variety of other American history topics through artifacts, photographs, full-scale dioramas, audio-visual presentations, and interactive multimedia programs. We offer something for all ages and interests. 


Yvonne Price

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Probably would have enjoyed it more if I hadn't gone on a day that the museum was hosting several school tours. Still a nice museum rich in Native American history of Wisconsin. Couldn't get to the 4th floor due to the students tours but was told the view of the Capital building is very nice from that vantage point.

Khairiyatun Akhiruddin

Saturday, June 2, 2018
Very educational. A good way to understand Wisconsin and it's origins, people and economic activity. Especially enjoyed the segment on politics, sufferage and the early formation of democracy in the state

Kevin Shane

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
All I can say is wow. Really an amazing place. I learned so much about the Wisconsin history.

Eric Salas

Sunday, June 10, 2018
I give the Wisconsin Historical Museum a rating of 3.5 out of 5.0. Not because the exhibits were bad. It is because the exhibits were so limited and you are left wanting for more.

Scott Hartman

Friday, May 11, 2018
Chaperoned a field trip with my daughter's class. The tour guide was excellent, and the displays were extensive and well done. You could spend anday there, or plan several trips to spend an hour on each floor.

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