MacKenzie Center

The MacKenzie Center, just 25 miles north of Madison, is one of the most diverse education centers in Wisconsin. With interpretive trails, exhibits, museums and programming available for school and youth groups, MacKenzie is a wonderful place to visit and learn about the natural world. The State Game Farm is connected to the MacKenzie Center and is adjacent to the arboretum on the western half of the property.

Hours of Operation

Open year-round. Grounds dawn-dusk. Exhibits open for 10am-4pm in the summer, daily first full weekend in May thru last full weekend in October; and winter Monday - Friday only November through April.


Located just off of Highway 22 near Poynette.

Natural Attractions Type

  • Arboretum/Botanical
  • Parks, Forests, Trails

Museum/Gallery Type

  • Other