Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center Extends Hours for Holiday Season

December 17, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

MANITOWOC, WI – The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center has announced special extended hours for the 2020 holiday season. Beginning on Wednesday, December 23, Farm Wisconsin will offer additional times and dates for guests to visit the discovery center. Visitors can take advantage of the extended operating hours to immerse themselves in Wisconsin agriculture, shop for … Read More

Abigail Martin Joins Farm Wisconsin

November 19, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

Former Alice in Dairyland Joins Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center MANITOWOC, WI –Abigail Martin, who served as Wisconsin’s 72nd Alice in Dairyland, has joined Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center in Manitowoc as program manager. In this role, Martin will support Farm Wisconsin’s educational mission, bringing new, creative programs and activities to the Farm Wisconsin experience. “Abigail’s experience as … Read More

Farm Wisconsin to Host Farmer for a Day

June 11, 2020By JessicaEvents, Farm Wisconsin News

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center is hosting a hands-on Farmer for a Day event from 10 am to 2:00 pm on Saturday, June 13th. This event is included with Farm Wisconsin admission and offers families an opportunity to get up close and personal with many aspects of Wisconsin agriculture.   The whole family will find ways … Read More

Farm Wisconsin to Open Doors June 5

June 3, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

MANITOWOC, WI (May 28, 2020): Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center will reopen its doors Friday, June 5, and will follow a Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. schedule for general public admissions. The center will also maintain weekday availability for groups making advance reservations. “We are excited to welcome guests back to Farm … Read More

Farm Wisconsin Launches At-Home Activities Page

May 14, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center would normally host dozens of school field trips each month, but with the COVID-19 protections in place and field trips canceled for the foreseeable future, the center has been generating online content for teachers and parents. The online activities page can be found at and features book readings, experiments, videos … Read More

Farm Wisconsin visit to Einstein Expo

April 27, 2020By JessicaFarm Wisconsin News

Farm Wisconsin has been open for more than a year and a half, and before we closed to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, we were growing our STEM programming and were planning some fun activities. Thankfully, before the temporary closure, I was able to attend Einstein Expo, put on by the Einstein Project at … Read More

Coronavirus Update from Farm Wisconsin

March 13, 2020By Patty LehnCoronavirus Updates, Farm Wisconsin News

With continued developments surrounding the spread of Coronavirus/COVID-19, we want to update you on Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center operations and preparations. First and foremost, health and safety of our guests, volunteers and staff are our top priorities. We have increased frequency of disinfecting high touch-point exhibits and surfaces like door handles, faucets, elevator buttons, and … Read More

Farm Wisconsin is selected as one of the World’s 50 Coolest Places

December 5, 2019By AngelFarm Wisconsin News No Comments

TIME FOR KIDS – 2019 WORLD’S COOLEST PLACES TIME For Kids revealed the first-ever list of the World’s 50 Coolest Places of 2019, spotlighting a mix of educational, innovative, and fun destinations that are tailored to the interests of kids. The local Manitowoc attraction, Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center, received this distinction. “If you haven’t been … Read More

Wisconsin Café Now Open

September 18, 2018By AngelFarm Wisconsin News No Comments

(Manitowoc, WI): The Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center is pleased to announce the Grand Opening of the Wisconsin Café located inside of Farm Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Café offers Wisconsin-sourced options for breakfast, lunch and catering. The Café is open daily from 8:00am to 2:30pm with prices ranging from $3 to $11. Some of the highlights on … Read More