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