Horicon Marsh Education & Visitor Center

View Website Favorite (9) N7725 State Road 28 - Horicon, WI 53032
Information: 920-387-7889
Information: 920-387-7893

Visitor center open year-round. Hours are 9am-4pm weekdays and 10am-4pm weekends. Closed on major holidays.

The state-owned, southern third of the marsh (totaling 11,000 acres) is open to the public. Five miles of hiking trails lead from the Education Center into the marsh. The trails afford excellent opportunities for bird and wildlife viewing. The Education Center provides visitor information, a state-of-the-art Explorium with interactive displays and interactive educational opportunities, a feature film about Horicon Marsh and a wide range of education programs, movie nights and events. Most programs are free. See calendar of events at www.horiconmarsh.org.

  • Features
    • Disabled Access
    • Pets Welcome/Inquire
    • On Water
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Wisconsin History
  • Hunting Type
    • Deer
    • Duck
    • Goose
    • Turkey
    • Small Game

Nearby Places

1
FARMALL FROLIC - Antique Power Show 8/06/2021 - 8/08/2021 Burnett - 6.38 miles away
2
Jam by the Dam 7/30/2021 Beaver Dam - 12.47 miles away
3
Waupun Fine Art & Craft Fair 8/07/2021 Waupun - 12.99 miles away
4
Antique and Flea Market at Holly Hill 7/31/2021 Hubertus - 20.85 miles away
5
Music on Maxwell Street 8/05/2021 West Bend - 21.32 miles away
6
Maple Road 8/05/2021 Fond du Lac - 22.39 miles away
7
Putzing in Porcelain Exhibit 7/30/2021 - 9/30/2021 Fond du Lac - 22.44 miles away
8
Prairie Fest 8/07/2021 Fond Du Lac - 23.7 miles away

Travel Green Wisconsin Certified

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Certified: (Req. 30 Points)

To be certified through Travel Green Wisconsin, all participants must achieve at least 30 points on the Travel Green Wisconsin Checklist. The more points a business attains, the greener they are in their operations.

Green Innovations

  • 100% of lightbulbs have been replaced with compact fluorescents or LED lighting
  • Prioritizes environmental sustainability in the selection of construction materials
  • Local products such as notecards, postcards, syrup, walking sticks, paintings, metal art are available for guests to purchase