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Wisconsin Historical Museum, Madison
(3.9/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web)
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.

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TripAdvisor
  • Had it not been raining, we probably would not have ventured inside. If you're looking for a cold or rainy day activity, this fits the bill. If you're an outdoor person, keep walking outside. The four...  more »
  • This is a great museum that starts with the indigenous peoples and goes into modern times. There is a wonderful timeline that shows the political direction of the country state by state. Very interest...  more »
  • I appreciated this museum about Wisconsin history. I thought the most interesting floor was about the Native Americans; being from Michigan, it was interesting to hear the Native American and fur trad...  more »
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  • Very nice staffs. Very helpful. Although the display is not very special, still a nice place to go
  • Great museum, but I do have to say I liked the Veterans Museum across the street a little better.
  • Filled with wisconsin history and nostalgia
  • Pretty interesting place. Great for kids to learn more about local history.
  • I had a sizzling time with my family my mom was not pleased with me after i sharted my pants in one of the exhibit