Cable Natural History Museum

Located among the beautiful lakes, forests, and rolling hills of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, the Cable Natural History Museum has served to connect you to the Northwoods for over 45 years. View our collection of native Northwoods animal specimens, explore our current exhibit, play in the Curiosity Center, or attend one of our 160 public programs. What life lurks beneath our lakes? Dive in to the Museum’s 2015 exhibit, “Lakes Alive!” and find out! You’ll never look at lakes the same way again. Open May 2015. Find us on the web at to learn more about our events and programs for all ages. Junior Naturalists, Adult Naturalists, summer lecture series, pontoon, tours, live raptors, and more! Discover us on Facebook, or at our blogspot,

Hours of Operation

Tues-Sat 10am-4pm. Additional Summer Hours from June 22- August 13: Thursdays open until 7pm. Mondays 10am-2pm.


  • Disabled Access