History Sandwiched In: Beer Barons of Geneva Lake
Six beer barons with connections to Milwaukee, Chicago, San Francisco have had ties to Geneva Lake in southeastern Wisconsin. Learn about the history of the beer barons that vacationed and lived along the shores of Geneva Lake including Conrad Seipp, the former owner of Black Point Estate. Presented by Black Point Estate Lead Interpreter Michael Rehberg, this program will also highlight the evolution of the brewing industry in Milwaukee and Chicago with a local flavor.
Date: March 21, 2017
Event Times: 12:15-1 pm
Ticket Information: Suggested donation of $3/person
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Location of this event
Wisconsin Historical Museum
30 N Carroll St
Madison, WI 53703
Accessibility: All four floors are wheelchair accessible.
Web site: www.wisconsinhistory.org/museum
Description:The Museum is normally open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Three floors of permanent exhibits document Wisconsin Indian life from prehistoric times to the present day, the history of Wisconsin agriculture, environment, industry, tourism, political history, and Wisconsin's settlement by European immigrants. Changing exhibit galleries provide venues for the exploration of a variety of other themes in Wisconsin history.