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Private Tour Experiences

Schedule your private history tour of the Octagon House Museum, Historic Third Street, Willow River Cemetery, Birkmose Park, or Historic Downtown Hudson Pubs 


House Tour

Enjoy a leisurely self guided tour through the historic Octagon House where interpreters will greet you with a welcome and overview of the parlor.  

The tour continues with more history pertaining to early Hudson business, industry, trades, and homesteading in the History Alcove.  

Private tours are by request and dependent upon availability.

Call 715-386-2654 or email us at for more information.

Historic Third Street Walking Tour

Walk down historic 3rd Street in Hudson and experience historic architecture in person. Learn about the homes and the people who built them, along with their contributions to Hudson, the state of Wisconsin, the nation and even the world!

$20 per guest (2-15 people)

Schedule your private tour by calling 715-386-2654 or contact us at,

Octagon Exclusive 

Private Octagon House Exclusive Tour by appointment

This is a lovely opportunity to explore the attic, the basement, and the spaces generally closed to the public. This tour does extend to the cupola! 

$30 per guest for small groups of 2 to 10 guests.

Schedule your private Octagon Exclusive tour

at 715-386-2654 or

Willow River Cemetery Walk

Hear the stories, rumors and speculations about prominent citizens of Hudson's past, and their lasting legacies. Enjoy learning other curious anecdotes about a time and period truly worth remembering. 

$35 per guest - $5 donated to Willow River Cemetery  (2-10 people)

Schedule your private tour by calling 715-386-2654 or contact:

Historic Hudson Pub Crawl

This includes a guided 3-hour walking tour of Historic Hudson downtown breweries and bars.  This tour highlights Hudson's fascinating brewing history and culture.  $50 per guest

Schedule your private tour of 2-10 people

 Schedule your private tour by calling 715-386-2654 or  

Farm to Garden Tour

Enjoy this beautiful tour while learning about how the Octagon House property changed over time.  With its origins as a clearing surrounded by trees situation above the St Croix River, then as a self-sustaining homestead, and finally the manicured gardens we so enjoy today. Discover when the property changed, by who, and why.

$15 per guest (2-10 people)

Schedule your private tour by calling 715-386-2654


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