Open Daily

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

330 E. College Ave., Appleton, WI



History Museum at the Castle Gift Certificates are a great gift for the history enthusiast in your life!  They are available in any whole-dollar amount.

Gift Certificates may be used on:

  • admission 
  • gift shop purchases 
  • memberships 
  • donations
  • event registration

*Gift Certificates can only be redeemed in person.  Gift Certificates are not valid for group or field-trip visits. Gift Certificates purchased online will be mailed to the address specified.

Plan Your Visit


History Museum at the Castle
330 E. College Avenue
Appleton, WI 54911


Adults: $12   
Children (5-17): $7
Under 5: Free
Museum Members: Free


Summer Hours (Memorial Day - Labor Day)
Open Daily
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Winter Hours
Tuesday through Sunday
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

​​Closed Holidays:

New Years Day, Presidents Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve Day, Christmas Day.


On-site parking is available directly behind the Museum.

Street parking or the Yellow parking ramp (at E. Washington and Morrison St.) are also safe convenient options.


The Elevator Entrance is located off the Museum parking lot on the building's northwest corner. Exhibits are located on three levels - all accessible by elevator. The first and second floors have ADA accessible restrooms and all walkways meet ADA standards. 

Exhibitions and artifacts are displayed at the recommended height by ADA standards. All text panels are designed for easy legibility by sight challenged visitors.


The History Museum features a newly remodeled gift shop with unique Wisconsin-made gifts and momentos.


Many restaurants are available in downtown Appleton. Ask the front desk attendant for a downtown visitor guide.


Groups of 15 or more that schedule at least two weeks in advance are eligible for group admission rates.