Museum Hours

Chippewa Valley Museum and the Wisconsin Logging Museum & Logging Camp are located in Eau Claire's Carson Park, and are open during the hours listed below. Find more information about Hours & Admission in the Visit menu. After September 3rd, museums will be closed Sundays. Wisconsin Logging Museum will be closed Tuesday evenings after Labor Day, and will close for the season by the end of September. Call ahead to confirm hours of operation at (715) 834-7871
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Wednesday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Thursday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Friday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Sunday: Closed


    October 23rd, 2023 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm 

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    WIsconsin Logging Museum

    Step back in time and explore the lives of the lumberjacks at the 1890s logging camp reproduction and exhibit center.

    • Logging Camp  •  Exhibit Center  •  Gift Shop

    Open for the summer

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The Chippewa Valley Museum — a place to be curious, seek connection, and be inspired. We tell surprising, entertaining, and authentic stories to illuminate Wisconsin's Chippewa Valley for those near and far, and help tell the larger story of America.

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