Admissions & Hours

Exterior view of the Wisconsin Historical Museum on Madison's Capitol square.
Admissions by Donation
Museum Admission Prices
Type Suggested Donation
Adults $4
Children (under 18) $3
Family (up to two adults and two or more dependent children) $10
History Lover Members FREE

The Museum is open year-round. Museum hours may be extended for special events.

Spring (through May 31) Tuesday—Saturday: 9 am—4 pm

Closed Sunday and Monday

Summer (June 1—Sep 7) Tuesday—Saturday 9 am—4 pm, Sunday noon—5 pm

Closed Monday

Closed Holidays
Easter, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day