WISCONSIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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Interpreter demonstrates for visitors

Plan Your Visit

ADMISSION & HOURS

ADMISSION

General Admission: $10
Senior (65+): $8
Child (5 – 12): $5
Child (4 & under): Free

Wisconsin Historical Society Members: Free

OPEN MAY 22 – Oct. 18, 2020

HOURS

May 23 – July 3
Daily: 10 AM – 4 PM

July 4 – Sept. 6
Daily: 10 AM – 5 PM

Sept. 7 – Oct. 17
Tuesday – Sunday: 10 AM – 4 PM

PARKING & DIRECTIONS

PARKING

Take the ferry to Madeline Island (20 minute ride). Madeline Island Museum is one block up from the ferry dock on Col. Woods Ave.

On-site vehicle parking is available for free at Madeline Island Museum.

MUSEUM STORE & AMENITIES

Museum Store

Choose from our selection of hand-made Ojibwe crafts and jewelry, as well as traditional children’s toys, books and games.

Guests view some Madeline Island gifts

Attractions

Madeline Island is home to the Apostle Islands National lakeshore, a vibrant arts communities, cultural venues, and plentiful recreation spots. Find places to stay in the Chequamegon Bay Area.

One of the attractions near the Madeline Island Museum

ACCESSIBILITY & SAFETY

Madeline Island Museum’s Capser Center exhibit hall is accessible by wheelchair. Due to the scale used in our other historic buildings, access is somewhat limited. Reasonable accommodations can be made for individuals requiring wheelchairs for mobility. For more information regarding access to site buildings, grounds and programs please contact Madeline Island Museum at 715-747-2415.

While no pets are allowed on the museum grounds, service animals are permitted for persons with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

No firearms or weapons allowed on the premises.