Special Event

Connecting Cultures: Exploring the Lake Superior Fur Trade

Saturday, July 12, 2014 - Sunday, July 13, 2014

10:30 am-4:30 pm

Enjoy this living history encampment featuring two days of demonstrations of fur trade lifeways.

Saturday event time: 10 am-4:30pm
Sunday event time: 10:30 am-3:30 pm


Madeline Island Museum
226 Col. Woods Ave
La Pointe, WI 54850-0009

Location Information

The museum, composed of three historic island structures and the modern Capser Center, contains exhibits detailing Wisconsin history from 17th-century exploration and the era of the fur trade to the arrival of summer tourists, known as cottagers, in the early 20th century.

Accessibility Information

Reasonable accommodations will be made for individuals requiring wheelchairs for mobility. Call ahead to make arrangements.