History Museum at the Castle
What Big League slugger got his start in the Fox Valley? What escape artist and magician called Appleton home? What controversial politician put Appleton on the map? Discover the faces and events that define life in the Fox Cities through kid-friendly, interactive and award-winning exhibits at the History Museum at the Castle.
Hours of Operation
Tue-Sun 11am-4pm. Closed Monday & Holidays.
U.S. 41 to College Avenue. East on College to Museum in downtown Appleton.
- Disabled Access
- Wisconsin History
Articles: History Museum at the Castle
To most people, the word "museum" conjures up visions of dinosaur skeletons and prehistoric artifacts. Visitors to Wisconsin have no shortage of opportunities to view world-class archaeological treasures. However, the Badger State also boasts a roster of first-rate museums dedicated to more unusual interests. Read More