Schumacher Farm Park

Where Dane County's Rural Heritage Comes Alive.


The Friends of Schumacher Farm is a non-profit membership organization which manages programming for Schumacher Farm Park. Friends' members are our most important assets! 

Benefits of Membership:

Members choose our leaders and help set the future direction of programming. Participating members provide financial and other support which enables the Friends to expand the experiences and educational opportunities we are able to offer.

In addition to keeping rural history alive in Dane County, members also get the following benefits:

  • Reduced admission fees to Wisconsin Historical Society Sites: Receive 20% off admission to 12 Wisconsin Historical Society Sites, including Old World Wisconsin and Villa Louis.
  • Discounts on Schumacher Farm Park classes and workshops: Get a 15% discount on select classes and workshops offered through the Friends of Schumacher Farm.
  • Voting privileges: Cast your vote for Board of Directors members at the Friends of Schumacher Farm Annual Meeting.
Annual membership levels  
  • Individual - $25.00  (updated Dec., 2020)
  • Family - $50.00 (in one household, updated Dec., 2020)
  • Partner - $100.00
  • Sustainer - $500.00 

We ask that all professional photographers who use the grounds for photography for personal profit become Partner members.

All memberships are for the calendar year and expire on December 31st. You will be notified for renewal prior to the January 1st renewal date. A 50% discount applies to the initial year of membership only when joining after August 31st. This discount does not apply in subsequent year renewals.

Two Ways to Register:

1. Online by clicking button below:

2. Complete application and send in payment:

Download Membership Application

Please contact the Park Administrator if you have membership questions.