Travel Back In Time And Celebrate An Old World Wisconsin Christmas

Tucked into the Eagle countryside is a fabulous Wisconsin Historical Society gem that creates one of the best holiday events in the state. Old World Wisconsin is a charming look at our state’s past any time of the year, but at the holidays the place dresses up in it’s best for three weekends in December. Relive what it was like for Wisconsinites in the 19th century as you learn all about their traditions, have hands-on fun, and get into the Christmas spirit.

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Old World Wisconsin Christmas takes place during the first three weekends of December. You can visit December 1, 2, 8, 9, 15 and 16 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. each day. Tickets are $12 for adults, $9 for children ages 5-17 and free for children 4 and under.

Old World Wisconsin is located at W372 S9727 WI-67, Eagle, WI 53119. You can learn more about this amazing Wisconsin museum and purchase advance tickets on their website. For more pictures and the most up-to-date information, check out their Facebook page.

Looking for more old-school Wisconsin holiday celebrations? You’ll want to check out the Victorian Christmas in Sharon.