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Guided Journeys

Guided Journeys

Join a costumed host as they travel back in time with you by their side. Explore select historic spaces with an expert, and hear stories not shared on self-guided days. These small group experiences are perfect for those new to Old World Wisconsin, or those who want to dive deeper into the rich collection of stories of those who came to call Wisconsin home.


a couple cows chewing on hay

Beasts and Barns

A story of rural identity and community across generations.

The Kavale Family

A story of a Norwegian immigrant family making a life during the Civil War.

American Stories

A walking tour of our village exploring stories of risk, ingenuity, and the American Dream.