WISCONSIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Field Trip Add-Ons

If you are looking for a truly unique experience for your school tour, consider adding one of the following options to your experience:

Play Victorian Lawn Games – A truly hands-on way for students to experience Victorian life with croquet, graces, stilts, and more! Adds an additional 30 minutes to tour. $1 extra per student.

Make a Victorian Craft – From thaumatropes to wonderballs to decoupage, the Victorian Era was rife with simple and fun handmade toys. Bring your students back to a simpler time by making their own fun! Adds an additional 30 minutes to tour. $2 extra per student.

Cook in a Victorian Kitchen – For a truly unique experience, bring your kids into a Victorian kitchen to make a simple treat on the antique woodstove! Adds an additional 30 minutes to tour. $3 extra per student. Limit 60 students.

If time allows, students may also visit the Villa Louis museum store to shop for a variety of keepsakes and souvenirs. Many items are available from $1 and up; students often spend between $5 to $15 on museum store purchases.