Octagon House/First Kindergarten

Five story house of solid brick construction completed in 1854, which was designed and built by John Richards, a pioneer Watertown settler. The House is one of the largest single family residences of the Pre-Civil War Period in Wisconsin.

Hours of Operation

May-Oct: Daily May 1st-MD, 11am-3pm, MD-LD, 10am-4pm, LD-Oct 11am-3pm.

History/Heritage Type

  • Wisconsin History