Open Friday - Sunday

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

330 E. College Ave., Appleton, WI


The History Museum at the Castle is open to the public Friday-Sunday 10:00am-4:00pm. Group visits are scheduled Monday-Thursday to limit the number of visitors at a given time. The Museum will also require visitors to maintain social distance and wash or sanitize their hands frequently. Face masks are required for all visitors, staff, and volunteers.    

Visitor Requirements

  • Maintain social distance 
  • Wash or sanitize hands frequently 
  • Masks required for all individuals (ages 3+)

Masks Required

O indicator = Currently available. May be modified or limited in accordance with public health guidelines. 

X indicator = Currently unavailable. 

Museum Health & Safety Measures

  • Enhanced cleaning procedures
  • Installed signs to promote social distancing and good hygiene
  • ​Made hand sanitizer available on every floor of the museum 
  • Staff and volunteers are vaccinated and required to wear a mask
  • Developed a plan for phased resumption of museum operations

Museum Operations              Status

Exhibitions                                         O

Giftshop                                              O

Research Appointments                     O

Room Rentals                                    O

Traveling Exhibitions                         O

Museum Programming         Status

Group Visits                                       O

Homeschool Day                               X

School Days                                      X

Speakers/Special Events                   O

Traveling Trunks                                X

Walking Tours                                    O