Open Daily, except Tuesdays  

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

330 E. College Ave., Appleton, WI


​​​​​Fall School Days: Home and Harvest

​Join the History Museum at the Castle for a fun and educational field trip! Fall School Days: Home and Harvest is back and in a new location: Plamann Park! This program teaches students about pioneer life in Wisconsin from 1800 to 1860. Visiting students experience 20 demonstrations and hands-on activities, including threshing, candle dipping, butter making, quill writing, corn shelling, and 19th century games. 

Date: October 5, 2022

Length of Program: 2 hours and 10 minutes (see informational flyer for details on start and end times)

Grade Level: 2nd-5th

Rates: $4.50/student. Adults are free. One adult per 10 students is required, but you may bring more. 

Location: Plamann Park, 1375 E Broadway Drive, Appleton, WI 54913​​​​

​​​Alternate option: School Days Online

School Days Online gives your class the flexibility to learn about Wisconsin history virtually. During a live interactive program, students will view reproduction artifacts, sing voyageur songs, do simple math, and more. The program can take place on Zoom or Google Meets, determined by the teacher. 

Length: 1 hour

Capacity: up to 60 students

Rates: $100 per program


School Days