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Event Calendar

See what's happening at Old World Wisconsin. Events hosted by Old World Foundation are highlighted in the blue boxes and events hosted by Old World Wisconsin are highlighted in the tan boxes.

Tea with Cordelia Harvey

When: Sun., March 18, 2018 from 2-4 pm
Where: Caldwell Hall at Old World Wisconsin
Contact: Old World Foundation office at 262-594-2922

Thank you to those who came to this event. We appreciate your support!

Enjoy sweets, savories and tea while Jessica Michna entertains you as Cordelia Harvey. Cordelia was the wife of Louis Harvey who became governor of Wisconsin in 1862. After her husband tragically drowned just a few months later, Cordelia set aside her grief to become a healing angel of a nation wracked by civil war.

Girl Scout Discount Days

When: Sat., May 5, 2018 - Sun., May 6, 2018 | 10 am - 5 pm
Where: Old World Wisconsin
Contact OWW: 262-594-6301 | Visit OWW Website

All registered Girls Scouts (including adult scouts) in uniform or wearing clothing with the Girl Scout emblem receive free admission.

Spring Into the Past 2018 - Weekends in May

When: Sat., May 5, 2018 - Sun., May 27, 2018 | 10 am - 5 pm
Where: Old World Wisconsin
Contact OWW: 262-594-6301 | Visit OWW Website

Behind the Scenes Tour and Picnic

When: Sat., May 19, 2018 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Where: Old World Wisconsin
Contact: Old World Foundation office at 262-594-2922
Tickets: Free for Friends. REGISTER now to save your spot!

This is an event exclusively for our Friends... those who support Old World Wisconsin with an annual gift through Old World Foundation. Get a behind the scenes peek at the newly renovated Sanford House and Yard AND a first look at the NEW building in the Village. Then join us for a picnic lunch. This event is FREE for our Friends, but registration is required because space is limited. Don't miss out, JOIN US and become a Friend today!

An Old World Summer

When: Fri., June 1, 2018 - Mon., Sep. 3, 2018 | 10 am - 5 pm
Where: Old World Wisconsin
Contact OWW: 262-594-6301 | Visit OWW Website

All summer long Old World Wisconsin offers the chance to step back in time - to share stories, learn living traditions, and try new things that make memories for the future.

Historic Beer Brewing

When: June 2, 16 & 30; July 14 & 28; Aug. 11 & 25, 2018 | 10 am - 4 pm
Where: German Area at Old World Wisconsin
Contact OWW: 262-594-6301 | Visit OWW Website

Midsummer Magic

When: Sat., June 23, 2018 from 6 - 9 pm
Where: Yankee Village at Old World Wisconsin
Contact: Old World Foundation office at 262-594-2922
More Info: Learn more about the Midsummer Magic Fundraiser and purchase tickets online.

Apprentice Camp

When: June 25 - 28; July 9 - 12; July 23 - 26; Aug., 6 - 9, 2018
Where: Old World Wisconsin
Contact OWW: 262-594-6301 | Visit OWW Website

Campers will spend four full days as part of our Old World Wisconsin Guest Experience Team. Dressed in historic clothes they will learn techniques and facilitation skills while being responsible for helping our guests get hands-on with history.

Open to youth entering 8th grade in Fall 2018 through 12th grade.

Independence Day Celebration

When: Wed., July 4, 2018 | 10 am - 5 pm
Where: Old World Wisconsin
Contact OWW: 262-594-6301 | Visit OWW Website

Celebrate the spirit of Independence Day in 19th century America.

Experience Heirloom Gardens in August

When: July 30 - Aug. 31, 2018 | 10 am - 5 pm
Where: Old World Wisconsin
Contact OWW: 262-594-6301 | Visit OWW Website

Autumn on the Farm - Weekends in Sept. & Oct.

When: Sat., Sept 1 - Sun., Oct. 14, 2018 | 10 am - 5 pm
Where: Old World Wisconsin
Contact OWW: 262-594-6301 | Visit OWW Website

Autumn on the Farm events will feature different seasonal activities in September and the first two weekends in October.

Wisconsin Journey - An Interactive, Guided Experience

When: Tues. Sept. 4 - Fri. Oct. 12, 2018 | Select days & times
Where: Old World Wisconsin
Contact OWW: 262-594-6301 | Visit OWW Website

This new 90 minute interactive, guided experience will give you exclusive access to select buildings, landscapes and collections at Old World Wisconsin as you travel the path of immigrant families coming to Wisconsin and becoming American.

22nd Annual Photo Contest

Entry Deadline: Photos and payment must be received by October 10, 2018 at 11:59pm
Photo Judging: October 15, 2018 at 10 am in the upper level of the Clausing Barn. Judging is open to the public.
Reception: October 18, 2018 from 4 pm - 6 pm in the upper level of the Clausing Barn
Contact: Old World Foundation office at 262-594-2922
More Info: Learn more about Photo Contest and enter online.

35th Annual Ethnic Holiday Dinner

When: December 1, 2, 7 & 8, 2018
Where: Clausing Barn at Old World Wisconsin
Contact: Old World Foundation office at 262-594-2922 | Reservations are required.
More Info: Learn more about the Ethnic Holiday Dinner.

Date & Hours

Old World Wisconsin is open May through October, plus holiday weekends in December. View OWW hours

Location

Old World Wisconsin is located on Hwy 67, about 1 1/2 miles south of the Village of Eagle, WI in Waukesha County.

Address: W372 S9727 Hwy 67, Eagle, WI 53119

GPS users, please note : The main entrance is one mile north of the postal address on Hwy 67. Look for the green and orange banners.

Girl riding vintage two-wheel bicycle at Old World Wisconsin.

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