The Waelderhaus is open for tours!
Tours are offered daily at 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, and 4:00 pm.
Tours are free of charge. Reservations encouraged for groups over 10 people, walk-ins welcome!
Waelderhaus will be closed on November 23, December 24, 25, and 31.
What to expect during a tour at Waelderhaus:
Tours of the interior of Waelderhaus will last 40-50 minutes. You are welcome to spend more time on the grounds.
The Waelderhaus is located at 1100 W. Riverside Dr. in Kohler. Parking is available across the street. The primary entrance is at the north end of the building at the double doors with the flagstone steps.
There are 2 sets of stairs during the Waelderhaus tour. Due to the historic nature of the property, there is no elevator.
We encourage you to follow current public health recommendations as they may apply to you and your visit to the Waelderhaus.
Tours are not available during live performances (during Arts at the Waelderhaus or weekend performances at the Gingerbread Festival)
Plan your visit!
Open daily for free guided tours at 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., and 4:00 p.m.
Reservations encouraged for groups over 10 people, walk-ins welcome!
Closed holidays and during some events.
Gingerbread Festival Hours
November 24 – December 30, 2023
Sunday through Friday: 1–5 pm
Saturday: 10 am–5 pm
Saturday and Sunday musical performances begin at 2:00 p.m.
(no guided tours are offered during performances)
Waelderhaus is annually closed:
New Year’s Day - January 1
First two weeks in January – deep cleaning and maintenance
Memorial Day - last Monday in May
Independence Day - July 4
Labor Day - 1st Monday in September
Thanksgiving Day - 4th Thursday in November
Christmas Eve - December 24
Christmas Day - December 25
New Year’s Eve - December 31
If you have questions about your visit, please call Waelderhaus at (920) 453-2851 or email firstname.lastname@example.org