Max Kade Institute

for German-American Studies
University of Wisconsin-Madison


Drawing on our unique resources, the Max Kade Institute has developed a number of exhibits. They include travel exhibits that have been presented at conferences, community festivals, and other events, as well as virtual exhibits that can be viewed online.

Since the fall of 2014, we have a permanent exhibit space in our new location in the University Club where we display our own materials and host guest exhibits, such as the ones listed below.

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 2:15pm

This exhibit highlights events and episodes in the life of German-American immigrant and later U.S. Senator Carl Schurz's through the lens of his personal library. A large part of  Carl Schurz's personal library is now in the  Max Kade Institute...

Read More