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The Wisconsin Idea Summer Camp

Spend a week with us as we explore revolutionary inventions and technologies created by people right here in Wisconsin.

The registration deadline is Wednesday, August 17.

Summer Camp Details

Monday - Friday | Aug 22 - 26 | 9 am - 3 pm *

* Extended Care available until 5 pm

Camps are designed for children entering grades 3-5.

Health & Safety Guidelines

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About the Event

Enjoy a week of action-packed fun and learning through summer camps at the Wisconsin Historical Museum. These camps for students in grades 3-5 take curious campers on exciting daily adventures around the state’s capital. This week’s theme is the Wisconsin Idea. Are you a young inventor with lots of big ideas? Spend a week with us as we explore revolutionary inventions and technologies created by people right here in Wisconsin. We will explore through scientific experimentation, investigate the architecture around us, create a geodesic dome, and more.


Cost:
 $250/camper
Optional Extended Care: $100/camper (for entire week)

Advanced Registration Required

Society members receive a 10% discount


Know before you go:
Drop off/pick-up will be at the Wisconsin Historical Museum. Campers should bring a bag lunch, bug spray, sunscreen, and a water bottle. Transportation during the camp day will be through the Madison bus system. Activities include long walks and stairs. Parents/guardians of campers with additional mobility needs are encouraged to contact the Wisconsin Historical Museum. Camps will take place in all weather conditions, but activities may be adjusted.

About the Location

Four floors of changing exhibit galleries, permanent exhibits, and the museum store; located on Madison's Capitol Square.

Wisconsin Historical Museum

30 N Carroll St

Madison, WI 53703


Accessibility

The site is fully accessible to visitors requiring a wheelchair for mobility.

Contact

For more information, please contact the box office at (608) 264-4848 or boxoffice@wisconsinhistory.org.

For accessibility needs, please contact the Museum at (608) 264-6555 or museum@wisconsinhistory.org.

The Wisconsin Idea Camper
Monday - Friday | Aug 22 - 26 | 9 am - 3 pm
Price per camper. Advanced registration required. Camps are designed for children entering grades 3-5.
$250.00
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The Wisconsin Idea Extended Care
Optional Extended Care Add-On
Monday - Friday | Aug 22 - 26 | 3 - 5 pm
Price per camper, extended care for two additional hours after camp ends each day. Rate reflects entire length of the camp (five days).
$100.00
- +

Summer Camp Details

Monday - Friday | Aug 22 - 26 | 9 am - 3 pm *

* Extended Care available until 5 pm

Camps are designed for children entering grades 3-5.

Health & Safety Guidelines

Return Policy



About the Event

Enjoy a week of action-packed fun and learning through summer camps at the Wisconsin Historical Museum. These camps for students in grades 3-5 take curious campers on exciting daily adventures around the state’s capital. This week’s theme is the Wisconsin Idea. Are you a young inventor with lots of big ideas? Spend a week with us as we explore revolutionary inventions and technologies created by people right here in Wisconsin. We will explore through scientific experimentation, investigate the architecture around us, create a geodesic dome, and more.


Cost:
 $250/camper
Optional Extended Care: $100/camper (for entire week)

Advanced Registration Required

Society members receive a 10% discount


Know before you go:
Drop off/pick-up will be at the Wisconsin Historical Museum. Campers should bring a bag lunch, bug spray, sunscreen, and a water bottle. Transportation during the camp day will be through the Madison bus system. Activities include long walks and stairs. Parents/guardians of campers with additional mobility needs are encouraged to contact the Wisconsin Historical Museum. Camps will take place in all weather conditions, but activities may be adjusted.

About the Location

Four floors of changing exhibit galleries, permanent exhibits, and the museum store; located on Madison's Capitol Square.

Wisconsin Historical Museum

30 N Carroll St

Madison, WI 53703


Accessibility

The site is fully accessible to visitors requiring a wheelchair for mobility.

Contact

For more information, please contact the box office at (608) 264-4848 or boxoffice@wisconsinhistory.org.

For accessibility needs, please contact the Museum at (608) 264-6555 or museum@wisconsinhistory.org.

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