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An Old World Summer at Old World Wisconsin


Old World Wisconsin


W372 S9727 Hwy 67
Eagle, WI, 53119
United States


10am - 5pm
Adults (18-64) $19; children (5-17) $10; (children 4 and under are free); Senior citizens (65 and over) $16. Admission includes all day access to the site and Tram transportation. Parking is free.


All Ages Adults & kids together
Contact name: 
Old World Wisconsin
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An Old World Summer. Every Day.

May 29 to September 3, 2018.

All summer long Old World Wisconsin offers the chance to step back in time - to share stories, learn living traditions, and try new things that make memories for the future.

Summer Highlights:

Carriage Rides: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays in June, July and August

12-3 pm. Once you arrive, sign up across from The Creamery in the Crossroads Village to reserve you spot. Each ride costs 1 Time Travel Token per person ($5, available at the Museum Store), and spaces are limited. Each horse drawn ride last 20 to 30 minutes.

June 23: Midsummer Magic

Join the Old World Foundation for their popular Midsummer Magic fundraiser-   complete with 4 stages of live music, vintage vehicles, silent auction and raffle. Sample gourmet foods, sodas, coffees, wine and beer from southeastern Wisconsin's best restaurants, caterers, wineries and craft breweries. Our thanks to the Hegwood Family, Presenting Sponsor.

Tickets available from the Old World Foundation webpage. 

Please Note, Old World Wisconsin will close at 4 PM on June 23 to set up for this event.

July 4: Independence Day Celebration

Celebrate the spirit of Independence Day in 19th century America.  Make ice cream, play games and enter the famous greased pole contest!  The July 4th event includes a pie eating contest, a parade and live music! 

July 15: Ice Cream Social

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day at the Caldwell Farmers’ Club Hall. We’re partnering with Sassy Cow Creamery for this fun, and delicious event.  More details coming soon!

 Plus -  Don’t Miss Beer Brewing and Base Ball throughout the summer!


 Please Note:

In 2018 we will not be hosting World of Little House, but we offer hands on experiences every day that let Laura Fans of all ages bring the Little House to life. We welcome you to come dressed in bonnets and aprons and keep Laura’s world alive at Old World Wisconsin!