About Our Field Trips

Students help to feed a young calf on an Old World Wisconsin field trip.
  • Engage your students while illustrating historic themes on a field trip to the Wisconsin Historical Museum.

    Celebrate the history and shared experiences of the many cultures that settled this wonderful state.

  • Guided Field Trips

    Get the latest guide to our exhibits, field trip packages, tips for a successful visit, directions, parking maps, and more!

    Choose from these 90-minute field trip programs:

  • Availability

    "Native People of Wisconsin" is available Tuesday-Friday from 9 am–3 pm during the school year (September 15-March 1). All other guided field trips are available year-round.

  • Cost
    Museum Field Trip prices


    Student $4
    Teachers Free
    Additional Adult $4
  • Reduced Fee Qualifications

    Schools with a 50 percent or greater economic disadvantage rate, as determined by the Department of Public Instruction, may qualify for reduced rates. Groups visiting during the off-peak months of January and February may also qualify for fee reductions.

  • Late Arrivals

    Groups who anticipate arriving late on the day of their visit should call Museum tour staff as soon as possible at 608-264-6572.

    Staff will do their best to accomplish your tour's program goals in the remaining time while considering other groups visiting that day. Your tour schedule may be revised based on scheduling and availability.