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Wisconsin Veterans Museum

30 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703
+1 608-267-1799
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Must stop

This is a must stop if you're in Madison. This is a very well done and nicely set up museum. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andy F
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Hartland, Wisconsin
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Very interesting and well organized

If you are near the capitol, please take time to visit this museum. It is very well organized with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
GBGIRLGreenBay_WI
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Green Bay, WI
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The Wisconsin Veterans Museum acknowledges, affirms, and commemorates the role of Wisconsin citizens from Civil War to present military history.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“life size” (5 reviews)
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30 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703
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+1 608-267-1799
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must stop if you're in Madison. This is a very well done and nicely set up museum. I would highly recommend going here.

Thank Andy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are near the capitol, please take time to visit this museum. It is very well organized with great information and doesn't take a long time to get through. Even our teen-age daughter who isn't much for history really enjoying the exhibits and gained...More

Thank GBGIRLGreenBay_WI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When here with my daughter and her husband and grandson and my wife had a good time learned a lot of stuff

Thank Harrison S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right across the street from the Capitol building, this free museum is worth a visit. Has some very nice artifacts, especially from the Civil War era.

Thank David K
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This museum is a wonderful tribute to the men and women of Wisconsin who served in wars around the world. Some of the displays are actual items from Wis. soldiers. There are fabulous life-like displays of the different war eras. These display have high-quality mannequins...More

Thank Lisbeth S
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Very accessible and not over powering collection of interesting artifacts from military conflicts from the Civil War to the present. Free and open to the public. Examples of weapons are extensive and carefully displayed with contemporary uniforms and equipment including medical. Many personal stories that...More

Thank singingaccordionist
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Wisconsin sons and daughters have fought in all of America's wars since she joined the Union (and no doubt individual settlers were engaged in earlier conflicts as well). This museum strikes a good balance between artifacts and interpretive displays - there are plenty of both...More

Thank interceptpubs
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Nicely prepared displays of actual equipment. Free entrance. Nice way to spend an hour learning some history back to the civil war

Thank SlymanChicago
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Madison during a spring break trip and visited the museum and gift shop. It isnt a large museum so it won't take you long to get through but its very nicely done, the exhibits are well put together and represent a number...More

Thank DWDRAZ
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is a must stop when you are in Madison, and a tribute to everyone who served in the military. Take the time to read the stories behind the exhibits.

Thank AJLIllinois
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