The Wisconsin Maritime Museum’s Education Department welcomes all people to connect with our waterways through inclusive and engaging programming. We offer a wide variety of formal and informal educational programs for youth, homeschool, scout and school groups.
Programs are designed by educators, meet educational standards and make learning fun. Our education staff will work with you to schedule and create a museum visit that is perfect for your group.
Plan a Field Trip!
The Wisconsin Maritime Museum offers a wide variety of quality educational programs for children and schools that are designed by licensed educators, meet state educational standards, and make learning fun!
All Hands on Deck!
The Wisconsin Maritime Museum connects people of all abilities to our waterways.
Learn some new skills!
Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts can participate in several programs and opportunities focusing on maritime education.
Book Your Visit
Sailors of all ages will discover engaging experiences, exhibits, and learning opportunities at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum. Book your field trip today.
Upcoming Educational Events
The Wisconsin Maritime Museum welcomes author Barbara Joosse, sharing her new children’s book, The Fishermen, the Horse, and the Sea. This beautifully illustrated children’s book is based on a true story and recounts a dramatic rescue on Lake Michigan. October 9, 2021 1-2pm Free with RSVP Reserve a copy of the book for $16 Copies […]
The Wisconsin Underwater Archaeological Association (WUAA) invites the public to learn about recent discoveries beneath the vast waters of Wisconsin during our 17th Annual WUAA Symposium! Symposium topics will highlight ongoing research by the Wisconsin Historical Society’s Maritime Archaeology and Preservation program, WUAA fieldwork, as well as a presentation of NOAA’s newly designated Wisconsin Shipwreck Coast. This annual […]