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Take a break from your screens and make real memories with friends and family with a visit to the Wisconsin Veterans Museum on the Capitol Square. You’ll learn about ordinary people who made the history you’ve read about. Our free museum is just one of the unique experiences downtown Madison offers. Can't wait to see you in the galleries.

Museum and Gift Shop Hours

Tues - Sat 10 am to 5 pm
Sun (April-  September)  Noon to 5 pm

Free Admission

Museum is closed on these days: 
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday
Easter Sunday
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve Day
Christmas Day
New Year's Eve Day

Research Center Hours

By appointment only
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You will find limited street parking near the museum. The State Street Capitol Garage is located at 214 N Carroll St, just a two-block walk to the museum. Find more parking options here.

Museum Location

30 West Mifflin Street
Madison, WI 53703
Telephone: 608-267-1799

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