Plan Your Visit


The wait is almost over! Pendarvis will reopen for the season on June 2. We can’t wait to see you.

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JUNE 2 – OCT. 23


JUNE 2 – OCT. 23

Thursday – Sunday
10 AM – 4 PM

Tour Times
10:30 AM | NOON | 1:30 PM | 3:00 PM


General Admission (13-64): $12
Senior (65+): $11
Child (5 – 12): $8
Child Under 5: Free
Grounds pass only (5+): $5
*bluestar initiative

Wisconsin Historical Society members receive free general admission and 10% off special experiences.

*Free gift with admission while supplies last!


Black and white map of the trails on the grounds of Pendarvis, not a complete map.

Take to the trails to learn about the natural and historic landscape shaped by mining from our new interpretive panels! Open from sunrise to sunset every day.


Pendarvis is located in Mineral Point, Wisconsin. In Mineral Point, discover unique shops, galleries, and theaters on streets brimming with resident artists and entrepreneurs.

On-site vehicle parking is available for free at Pendarvis. There is ample street parking and a parking lot in the Merry Christmas Mine Hill area.



Book your group tour today! Tours include private guide(s) that can be customized to meet the needs and interests of your group. Free onsite bus parking.

Min: 10 | Max: 55

Please note we do not offer onsite dining. Reservations needed 2 weeks in advance.


$11.00 per guest
*bluestar initiative

Tour operators/guides/drivers: FREE

Payment due on arrival.

For more information, or to book, contact us at or call 608-987-2122.


Guests look at Pendarvis books

Visit the Museum Store to take home some of the history of Wisconsin. You’ll find unique items that are sure to delight visitors of all ages, including books, home decor, jewelry, clothing, toys, and much more!

Double discounts for members 

Wisconsin Historical Society members
who shop in-person at our sites and museums from June 1 – July 31 will receive 20% off, double the normal 10% member discount!  Join today.

Many of the items we sell in store are available online. Explore the gifts and books that are for sale!


We care about your safety! Please make sure to stay home if you’re sick and follow these CDC guidelines when you visit us.

Pendarvis is situated on a 4.5 acre hillside in the middle of Mineral Point. Many of the pathways are level but somewhat rugged. The Visitor Center and the Pendarvis Store both are wheelchair accessible. Due to the nature of historic structures, access to the other buildings is limited. Reasonable accommodations will be made for individuals requiring mobility assistance. Please call us at 608-987-2122 before your visit to make arrangements.
While no pets are allowed on the museum grounds, service animals are permitted for persons with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
No guns, knives, or weapons allowed on premises.