H.H. Bennett Studio

H.H. Bennett, landscape photographer, inventor & promoter was "the man who made Wisconsin Dells famous". Tour Bennett's 1875 photography studio; explore 6,000 ft of interactive exhibits. Experience the 3-D effect of Bennett's stereo photographs using handheld 19th century stereoscope and 21st century high resolution computer monitors. Learn how Bennett brought visitors to Kilbourn (now Wisconsin Dells). See how tourism grew in the Dells. Unique gift shop with handmade Bennett prints. A great family experience! Located in the center of downtown Dells.

Hours of Operation

Open from January to October. Group tours are available year-round by appointment. Hours from January through April are Saturdays from 11am-4pm. Hours from May through October are daily from 10am-4pm.


From I-90/94, take exit 87 and proceed eastbound on Highway 23 directly to the H.H. Bennett Studio.


  • Disabled Access

State Historic Sign Site

  • Yes

History/Heritage Type

  • State Historic Site
  • Wisconsin History

Museum/Gallery Type

  • Historical