National Dairy Shrine Museum / Hoard Historical Museum
401 Whitewater Avenue
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Tuesday – Saturday 9:30AM – 4:30 PM
Closed Sundays and Mondays
During World Dairy Expo week open: Sunday – Saturday 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
National Dairy Shrine Museum is handicap accessible. Groups of 10 or more are encouraged to call for an appointment.
Discover the rich heritage of the dairy industry at the National Dairy Shrine Museum. Where else can you learn the history of ice cream, see a dog-powered butter churn and check out photos of champion cows dating back nine decades? You'll leave with a better understanding of why, for nearly 8,000 years, people have depended on the dairy cow for life-sustaining milk and a better quality of life.