WISCONSIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Interpreter demonstrates for visitors

Plan Your Visit

Open For the Season

Madeline Island is open for General Admission July 22 through October 23.

Walking Tours

Lost La Pointe Walking Tour, a bricked path leading into the trees

Lost La Pointe Walking Tours

Madeline Island and the town of La Pointe have been popular vacation destinations for decades, but the rich history behind this beautiful landscape spans centuries and features many cultures.

Join the Madeline Island Museum for a walking tour exploring this dynamic history during an hour-long, 3/4 mile journey through downtown La Pointe.

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Shopping

Guests view some Madeline Island gifts

Visit the Madeline Island Museum gift shop to take home some of the history of Wisconsin. You’ll find unique items that are sure to delight visitors of all ages, including books, home decor, hand-made Ojibwe crafts & jewelry, as well as traditional children’s toys, and much more!

Enjoy 10 percent off store items as a Wisconsin Historical Society member.

Many of the items we sell in store are available online. Explore the gifts and books that are for sale!

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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. 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.

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