Location / Hours

Located on the south city limits of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin (see map to the right) at: 336 Old Pioneer Road, midway between Wisconsin 175 and U.S. 45.

Old Pioneer Gift Shop & Welcome Center - Galloway House & Village

Open Memorial Weekend through Labor Day. Private Tours available Labor Day through Memorial Day.

Phone:  920-922-1166

Memorial Weekend thru Labor Day Hours:
Wednesday - Saturday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., grounds cleared at 4 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., grounds cleared at 4 p.m.

Special Group Tours during closed hours by reservation only, May through October.

Wedding and Reunion Inquiries
Please contact by email at: events@fdlhistory.com

Blakely Museum

The Blakely Museum is open during regular business hours.

The Thornton Library
The library/archives is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 am to 4 pm. Other times available upon request. Call 920-922-0991 during library hours for an appointment. You can also email library@fdlhistory.com to make an appointment.

Off Season Administrative hours:
Tuesday through Thursday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Other times by appointment or by chance.

2017-2018 Holiday & Winter Breaks
Closed Good Friday through Easter Monday
Closed 4th of July
Closed November 22 to 27 - Thanksgiving Break
Closed December 22, 2017 through February 28, 2018 - Christmas/Winter Break

Admission Prices

  • Adults - $10.00
  • Seniors - $8.00
  • Children (7-17) - $8.00
  • Children (6 and under) - Free
  • Family - $30.00 (2 adults and dependent children)
  • Members - Free admission to non-event days with membership
    Become a member!
  • Seasonal Events (Galloway Christmas, Ice Cream Social, etc.): Please see event listing for special event admission pricing

The Galloway House & Village is owned, restored and maintained on a nonprofit voluntary basis by The Fond du Lac County Historical Society, Inc. (The Fond du Lac County Historical Society is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated in its mission to "to connect people with Fond du Lac county history through preservation, exploration, imagination and discovery of its past" by creating memorable experiences through education, research and presentation.)

Write to: P.O. Box 1284, Fond du Lac, WI 54936-1284
E-mail: info@fdlhistory.com