International Crane Foundation



(608) 356-9462 -- International Crane Foundation

*Closed for 2019* (due to renovations) 

E-11376 Shady Lane Road
PO Box 447
Baraboo, WI 53913-0447

*The International Crane Foundation headquarters will be closed for the 2019 season due to an expansion and renovation. It will reopen in 2020.*

Dedicated to protect and preserve cranes and their wetland homes, the Foundation has the most complete collection of the fifteen crane species in the world. Features include a new whooping crane exhibit, newly-hatched chicks, breeding pod, habitat tours, video presentation, and gift shop.

Open to the public every day between April 15 and October 31, from 9:00am to 5:00pm. Guide public tours are offered daily at 10:00am, 1:00pm, and 3:00pm from Memorial Day to Labor Day. You may also explore the site on your own. We suggest visitors plan to stay at least two hours. Tours are free with general admission fees, please call for rates

Located 5 miles north of Baraboo off Highway 12, east on Shady Lane Road. Apprx. 1 hour from Madison.