Gingerbread Day

  • 100 N. Hamilton St.
  • Madison
  • WI 53703
  • Phone: (608) 256-6445

Celebrate the season with gingerbread-themed fun throughout the day!
Decorate a giant cardboard gingerbread house, make gingerbread people ornaments, listen to gingerbread-themed stories and games, enjoy a pop-up performance of the Nutcracker highlights by Dance Wisconsin, and take part in sensory play with scented paints and playdough!
Gingerbread Day is included with regular museum admission (Free for members, $9 for non-member adults and children ages 1+, see our registration pages for information on discounts or to buy admission tickets.). No pre-registration is needed.
You may buy general admission tickets at the front desk, or save time and order them online. Tickets are good for visitation on any day the museum is open to the public and never expire.
Special add-on activity: Cookie Decorating Workshop
Satisfy your sweet tooth with cookie-decorating in the Celebrations room during one of three time slots, pre-registration is required.
Cookie-decorating is $3 per child and occurs at 2:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. with 20 tickets per slot.

  • Times: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Admission: Free for Members, Free with Cost of Admission, $3 Cookie Decorating