Wisconsin Journey at Old World Wisconsin!
Step into the past with us!
Experience first-hand what life was like for a group of 19th-century Swedish immigrants as they arrived in America and established a community in Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Journey guests will be paired with historic characters, and they will experience their immigrant journey including unpacking a trunk to discover what they brought with them from the old country. They will need to work together to overcome challenges as they establish their new life in Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Journey lasts 90 minutes and is limited to 16 guests per journey. The 2019 program will be offered Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday from September 4 - October 25. Tours will take place 3 times a day, departing at 10:00AM, 12:30pm, and 2:30pm.
Time: Choose 10:00 am, 12:30 pm, or 2:30 pm
Cost: $12.00. Tickets are non-refundable.
Advance Registration Required. Not Included in General Admission.
Location: Old World Wisconsin. Eagle, Wisconsin.
Physical Tickets will not be mailed. Please save the confirmation email for your records.
Suggested Age Range: Best for history buffs age 10 and up, but all ages are welcome.
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This immersive experience is based on the real-life stories of immigrants who arrived in 1843 when Wisconsin was just a territory. Guests will explore historical resources for clues as they consider what it was like for these immigrants in the 19th century to call Wisconsin, and America, home.
Select your journey day, below, and register today!
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