Get your students out of the classroom to see the city! During these fun programs, we hop on your bus and take your students on a history adventure throughout Appleton. School groups are responsible for arranging bus transportation for these tours.

The group is responsible for bus transportation; the museum does not have a bus. When you request a bus, please also request a microphone/PA system for the docent to use. 

School Group Rates: 

$5 per student, minimum of 20 students or $100

​1 chaperone for every 8 students is free, additional chaperones are $10.50 each

Appleton History Highlights Tour

Guided by Museum staff, this bus tour takes students through the City of Appleton, highlighting points of local history. 

Recommended for grade 2-4

Black History Bus Tour
Bring your class on a bus tour of historical sites associated with Appleton's historic black community and the Civil Rights Era.
Recommended for grades 5-12.

Bus Tours

Get the most out of your bus reservation!

Pair your bus tour with a visit to the History Museum and Hearthstone Historic House!

Open Friday - Monday

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

330 E. College Ave., Appleton, WI