Museum Hours

Chippewa Valley Museum continues to work with our local health department, and with CDC guidlelines, to contain the spread of the Coronavirus. At this time face coverings are optional when visiting the museum. Disposable masks are available at the front entrance for those who do not have their own face covering, and hand sanitizer is available throughout exhibits. These policies may be adjusted as infection rates change.
  • 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

    Limited Edition T-Shirt...

    Order yours today! Local business Powertex Group has launched an online pop-up shop to benefit the Chippewa Valley Museum. The pop-up shop will run from May 16, 2022 through June 17th 2022 and all proceeds from the store will go directly to the Chippewa Valley Museum to support preservation now and build a legacy of engaged citizens.

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    Then & Now:
    150 Years of Change
    in Eau Claire

    Get to know more about the city of Eau Claire thhrough pictures, objects, and stories. While much has changed in 150 years, Eau Claire remains a city of industry, economy, organizations, and people... Happy 150th Eau Claire!

    Exhibit Opens April 30th

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    Kids Programs
    Summer 2022

    Time Travelers programs are offered for 1st - 5th graders at $8 per session + material fees. Students living within Eau Claire Area School District (ECASD) boundaries should register for ECASD Only sessions to take advantage of special pricing arangements, Chippewa Valley Museum members can participate in General Sessions for the cost of materials. 

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    Send Us Questions

    We're working to inspire curiosity by collecting, preserving, and sharing our region's history and culture. Feel free to contact us with questions., and we'll get back to you with an answer.

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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 the Chippewa Valley for those near and far, and help tell the larger story of America.

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July 30, 2021