The museum is entering a new phase...

Thank you for being part of the community of support that has sustained the museum since our opening in 2016. We started out like a caterpillar, learning how to best grow and serve the community as a brand new museum. We are excited to announce that WSM is entering a new phase in our development—the chrysalis stage of restructuring and focusing on how to continue our growth and spread our wings as a full fledged butterfly and a cultural landmark for the state of Wisconsin.
We are moving out of our temporary space at the North Carroll Street location and setting up shop at 2300 South Park Street. The museum will close on May 19th and we will start preparing for our move. To do this, we need your help!
CLICK HERE to learn more about the future direction and plan for the Museum and sign up for a volunteer work day to help pack and prepare for the move to our new location.
We look forward to having you join us on our new phase of development. Thank you for all you do to make the Wisconsin Science Museum a success!

Join us for Wisconsin Science Museum Night at The Duck Pond for an evening of baseball, friends, food, and science! Visit mallardsbaseball.com to purchase tickets as detailed below, and use the promotional code of your choice (WSM HAT, WSM SODA, or WSM BEER). See you at The Duck Pond!

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We hope that you will consider the Wisconsin Science Museum in your year end giving.

Help keep Wisconsin Science Museum sustainable and contribute to the development of new exhibits and outreach programs! We use PayPal to securely receive donations online. You do not need to have a PayPal account to make a donation. Thank you for your consideration and support!

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The Wisconsin Science Museum focuses on Wisconsin's unique history and continuous success as an innovative center of science, engineering, and biotechnology. The museum is temporarily located at 211 N. Carroll St. on the 6th floor, and shares its space with the downtown Madison College. Come and explore our exhibits!

There is no admission fee to visit the museum. Free will donations are gladly accepted. The Wisconsin Science Museum is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization, and all contributions are tax-deductible.

Parking is available across the street from the museum at the Carroll Street Capitol Parking Garage, 214 N. Carroll Street, Madison WI.