An 1850s stagecoach inn built alongside a plank road in Greenbush to serve carriage and wagon traffic. The site includes the reconstructed Herrling sawmill, one of a rare few working water-powered mills of its kind in North America. The Wesley Jung Carriage Museum houses Wisconsin's largest collection of hand-and horse-drawn carriages.
Hours of Operation
Wade House is open January 2-May 5 from 10am-4pm Saturdays and from 11am-4pm Sundays, May 6-October 29 from 10am-5pm Monday-Saturday and 11am-5pm Sundays.
Wade House is located on the south side of Highway 23 midway between Fond du Lac and Sheboygan.
- Disabled Access
State Historic Sign Site
- State Historic Site
- Early Industry
- Military Heritage
- Wisconsin History
- Transportation Heritage
Articles: Wade House
These spots bridge past to present by profiling dreamers and doers, celebrating Wisconsin ingenuity and preserving the state’s distinct sense of place. Read More
The rolling hills, farmlands, orchards, and vineyards in Fond du Lac County beckon visitors with farm-fresh meals, apple-picking, animal-petting and wine-tasting. Read More
Immerse yourself in the rich heritage and culture at Wisconsin’s historic sites. From churning butter, to taking the stage at a children’s circus, to feeding farm animals by hand, there’s no better way to learn about the early days of Wisconsin settlers and sites than by joining in! Check out these historic sites offering interactive opportunities for learning. Read More