Lake Michigan Carferry
(414) 684-0218, in Manitowoc, WI 80 miles N of Milwaukee
(I-43). 2 hour tour includes World War II Submarine, Cobia. Open
daily 9-5; Admission: $6 adults, $4 (6-17), $19 family (2 adults
and children 17 and under)
(414) 426-4818 in Oshkosh, WI, Experimental Aircraft Assoc., 80
miles NNW of Milwaukee (U.S. 41). Open daily 8:30-5 (Sun 11-5).
Adults $7, Seniors $6, $5.50 (8-17)
In Wisconsin Dells (608) 254-2525. Mir core module
backup exhibit, 20 tons and 55 feet of real hardware, 115 mi. WNW
of Milwaukee (I-94). Open daily 10-4; $8.75 (6 and older)
in Chicago, IL in the Museum
of Science & Industry, 95 miles S of Milwaukee (I-94).
Open daily 9:30-4 (Sat/Sun to 5:30). $6, age 3-11 fr $2.50
includes the Museum of Science & Industry
in Williams Bay, WI, 50 mi. SW of Milwaukee off I-43 is home of
the World's Largest Refractor. The telescope's primary lens is 40"
in diameter. Unfortunately, the public is admitted only on
Saturday afternoon except by group appointment
(414) 249-0660, in Lake Geneva, WI 50 miles SW of Milwaukee off I-43 For the well-heeled adventurous gambler, two rides daily, DEPENDING On weather (need fair skies, light winds) one half hour before sunrise (i.e. on May 22, take off at 4:52 am CDT) and two hours before sunset (i.e. on May 21or 22 take off about 6:15 pm CDT) FAA Certified Pilots $135 per person weekdays, $185 per person weekends. Reservations only, Transferable BUT NOT refundable (good for 18 months).
You can avoid Chicago!