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

History/Heritage Type

  • Wisconsin History

Museum/Gallery Type

  • Historical