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Allen Centennial Cardens

Allen Centennial Cardens
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, 53706
The Allen Centennial Gardens is a free public garden on the grounds of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The grounds feature the Agricultural Dean's House, the home of the first four deans of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

America's Black Holocaust Museum

America's Black Holocaust Museum
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53212
The museum is the only memorial dedicated specifically to the victims of the enslavement of Africans in the United States.

Calvary Cemetery

Calvary Cemetery
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53208
Calvary Cemetery is the oldest existing Catholic cemetery in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Owned by the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, it is the final resting place for many of the city's early influential figures.

Central Library (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)

Central Library (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53233
The Central Library is the headquarters for the Milwaukee Public Library System as well as for the Milwaukee County Federated Library System.

Chazen Museum of Art

Chazen Museum of Art
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, 53706
The Chazen Museum of Art is an art museum located at the University of Wisconsin–Madison in Madison, Wisconsin. The Chazen Museum of Art is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.

Circus World Museum

Circus World Museum
Baraboo, Sauk County, Wisconsin, 53913
The Circus World Museum is a large museum complex devoted to circus-related history. The museum features circus artifacts and exhibits and hosts daily live circus performances throughout the summer.

Devil's Lake State Park

Devil's Lake State Park
Baraboo, Sauk County, Wisconsin, 53913
Devil's Lake State Park is a state park located in the Baraboo Range in eastern Sauk County, just south of Baraboo, Wisconsin. Devil's Lake State Park is the biggest state park in Wisconsin.

Discovery World Science and Technology Museum

Discovery World Science and Technology Museum
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53202
Discovery World is a nonprofit Science & Technology center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This museum is dedicated to inspiring the next generation of water sciencist through curiosity and creativity.

Gates of Heaven Synagogue

Gates of Heaven Synagogue
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, 53705
Madison's Shaarei Shamayim congregation was founded in 1856 by Jewish immigrants from Germany.

Harley-Davidson Museum

Harley-Davidson Museum
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53201
The Harley-Davidson Museum is an American museum located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin celebrating the more than 100-year history of Harley-Davidson motorcycles.

Harold C. Bradley House

Harold C. Bradley House
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, 53726
Harold C. Bradley House, also known as Mrs. Josephine Crane Bradley Residence, is a Prairie School home designed by Louis H. Sullivan and George Grant Elmslie.

Henry Vilas Zoo

Henry Vilas Zoo
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin
Henry Vilas Zoo is a 28-acre public zoo that is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Owned by Dane County, the zoo charges no admission or parking fees. It receives over 750,000 visitors annually.

High Cliff State Park

High Cliff State Park
Sherwood, Wisconsin, 54169
High Cliff State Park is a 1,187-acre Wisconsin state park near Sherwood, Wisconsin. It is the only state-owned recreation area located on Lake Winnebago.

Holy Hill National Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians

Holy Hill National Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians
Erin, Wisconsin, 53033
Holy Hill National Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians is a Roman Catholic shrine dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary. The centerpiece of the shrine is a minor basilica. The shrine has approximately 300,000 visitors per year.

House on the Rock

House on the Rock
Spring Green, Sauk County, Wisconsin, 53588
The House on the Rock is a complex of architecturally unique rooms, streets, gardens, and shops. The "house" itself is atop Deer Shelter Rock in a nearby forest.

Leon's Frozen Custard

Leon's Frozen Custard
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53215
Leon's Frozen Custard is a classic family-owned drive-in, specializing in frozen custard, located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Opened in 1942, its current appearance as a "drive-in restaurant" comes from an early 1950s remodel.

Madison Museum of Contemporary Art

Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, 53703
he Madison Museum of Contemporary Art is an independent, non-profit art museum located in downtown Madison, Wisconsin.

Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee Art Museum
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53202
The Milwaukee Art Museum collection contains nearly 25,000 works of art, making it one of the largest museums in the world. It was formed when the Milwaukee Art Institute and Layton Art Gallery merged their collections in 1957.

Milwaukee County Zoo

Milwaukee County Zoo
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53226
The Milwaukee County Zoo is a zoo in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, operated by the Milwaukee County Parks Commission.

Milwaukee Public Museum

Milwaukee Public Museum
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53233
The Milwaukee Public Museum is a natural and human history museum in downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory

Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53215
Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory is a conservatory located at Mitchell Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Olbrich Botanical Gardens

Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, 53704
Olbrich Botanical Gardens is located in Madison, Wisconsin. Named for its founder, Michael Olbrich, the gardens are owned and operated jointly by the City of Madison Parks and the non-profit Olbrich Botanical Society.

Pabst Mansion

Pabst Mansion
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53233
The Pabst Mansion is a grand Flemish Renaissance Revival-styled house built in 1892 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, for Captain Frederick Pabst (1836-1904), founder of the Pabst Brewing Company.

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53233
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino is a Native American casino in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, owned and operated by the Forest County Potawatomi Community.

Sylvanus Wade House

Sylvanus Wade House
Greenbush, Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, 53026
The Sylvanus Wade House is a former stagecoach inn that provided lodging and meals to travelers in the early statehood era in Wisconsin. The three-story wooden Greek Revival house was built between 1848 and 1851.

University of Wisconsin–Madison

University of Wisconsin–Madison
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin
Founded when Wisconsin achieved statehood in 1848, the University of Wisconsin at Madison is the official state university of Wisconsin. UW–Madison is organized into 20 schools and colleges.

Villa Louis

Villa Louis
Prairie du Chien, Crawford County, Wisconsin, 53821
The Villa Louis, also known as Dousman Mansion, is a National Historic Landmark located on St. Feriole Island, in Prairie du Chien, southwestern Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Historical Museum

Wisconsin Historical Museum
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, 53703
The Wisconsin Historical Museum is a museum located on the Capitol Square in Madison. It features information about the history of Wisconsin through artifacts, photographs, dioramas, audio-visual presentations, and interactive multimedia programs.

Wisconsin State Capitol

Wisconsin State Capitol
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, 53703
Completed in 1917, the building is the fifth to serve as the Wisconsin capitol since the first territorial legislature convened in 1836. The Wisconsin State Capitol is the tallest building in Madison.

Wisconsin

Wisconsin State Flag
Postal Code: WI
Capital City: Madison
Became a State:
Population: 5,771,337*
Area: 65,496.38 miles2 (169,635.79 km2)

* 2015 est. U.S. Census Bureau
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Most Popular Wisconsin Landmarks

  1. Wisconsin State Capitol
  2. America's Black Holocaust Museum
  3. Holy Hill National Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians
  4. House on the Rock
  5. Devil's Lake State Park
  6. Circus World Museum
  7. High Cliff State Park
  8. Allen Centennial Cardens
  9. Sylvanus Wade House
  10. Wisconsin Historical Museum

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