Sometimes when the weather isn’t the greatest, you and your family just need to get out of the house but don’t want to break the bank just to get a few hours of stir-crazy-free entertainment. These are places all across the state that don’t charge an entrance free and cover a wide variety of topics. Most small towns have a historical society or local history museum, so definitely check those out, as well. Here are 12 spots with full on museums that transport you and entertain you without making you open up your pocket book:

What are your favorite no-cost options for entertaining the family? Let us know in the comments! Do you have a favorite museum we didn’t mention? Let us know!

Museums aren’t the only free activities you can find around Wisconsin. Check out this list for a whole bunch of stuff you can do with your

family that won’t break the bank.

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