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Wisconsin Veterans Museum

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October 2017

I was staying in the area for a business meeting, so I stopped in to visit this museum. It is by... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Reed S
A great museum.

I visited from Australia and found this to be a very educational museum. Information which I didn’t... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Mudgeeraba, Australia
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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The Wisconsin Veterans Museum acknowledges, affirms, and commemorates the role of Wisconsin citizens from Civil War to present military history.
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30 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703-2589
+1 608-267-1799
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I was a Madison resident for 22 years. I had seen two earlier iterations of this museum but somehow never made it to this "new" site. I moved away but was back for a visit and determined to get over here. Wow! It's hard to...More

3  Thank Charles H
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A nice museum that does not charge, but asks for donations. It is a smaller museum as everything is on one floor, but the exhibits are done very well.

2  Thank buckyfanWi
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

I was staying in the area for a business meeting, so I stopped in to visit this museum. It is by donation for entry price. They have storage areas to put your devices and other things. Their exhibits cover Wisconsin military events from the Civil...More

Thank Reed S
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I visited from Australia and found this to be a very educational museum. Information which I didn’t have about the civil war.

Thank TallaiJohn
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We got there just as guided tour was finishing. Next time we will have a guide. Lots information from the guide. This place has displays that are very realistic. It has things from the Civil War up to the War on Terror. If there is...More

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Displays are from the civil war to the current war on terror. All artifacts are accurate. Excellent guide, very knowledgeable.

Thank DougCsr
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Love the fact that this exists in Madison. Went as a family with father in law that is a navy vet and he loved it. Check out the gift store for sure.

Thank IndigoIce8
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

This is a must see for every history buff! Great displays from Civil War up to Vietnam War. Many artifacts and personal statements from those who served. Friendly staff! And free entrance! And as of today they have a rare Screaming Ducks challenge coin in...More

Thank MJbLimbricht
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We enjoyed this amazing place with their exhibits and history. It was great to see the time and effort spent on the details.

Thank MaryEllenBertkau
Reviewed 3 August 2018

This small museum is located on the northwest corner of Capital Square in Madison across from the state capital building. This free museum does a great job telling the story of how the men & women of Wisconsin contributed to the US military in all...More

1  Thank harryatkck
Reviewed 28 July 2018

My husband and I took a group of Seniors here and everyone really enjoyed the museum. It packs a lot of information into a relatively small area that is easily accessible in an hour or so. I particularly enjoyed the way everything is laid out...More

1  Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

This a very neat little museum with lots of history packed into it. Took a good hour or so go through it

1  Thank joleenf_13
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