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 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. 

WI Academic Standards for Social Studies that are met during this program include SS.Hist2.a, SS.Hist2.b.

Date: October 5, 2023

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​​​​​​​​

"I love the hands-on activities and how this

program supports our curriculum!"

     -Teacher, Johnston Elementary School, Appleton     

School Days