National History Day in Northeastern Wisconsin

Coordinated by Archives, Cofrin Library

An opportunity for students grades 6-12 to create a history project and compete at local, regional, state & national levels.

 

Driving Directions - Parking & Unloading

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Location of Event

Check-in, opening/closing ceremonies, and exhibit judging will take place at the Kress Events Center; all other category judging will take place in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, located on Nicolet Drive in Green Bay.

Driving Directions

For the most current routes at UW-Green Bay View Map

From Austin Straubel Field

Follow Airport Drive (172) east to US 41 north to I-43 south (Exit 171) and then continue to Highway 54-57 (Exit 185). Choose the Sturgeon Bay/Algoma exit lane onto Hwy 54/57.. Take the Huron Road exit. At the stoplight, turn right and enter campus through the Bay Settlement entrance.

From 41 South or 41-141 North

Follow US 41 north to I-43 south (Exit 171). Take I-43 south towards Milwaukee. Continue on I-43 south to WIS 54/57 (Exit 185). Choose the Sturgeon Bay/Algoma exit lane onto Hwy 54/57.. Take the Huron Road exit. At the stoplight, turn right and enter campus through the Bay Settlement entrance.

From I-43 South

Take Exit 185. Choose the Sturgeon Bay/Algoma exit lane onto Hwy 54/57.. Take the Huron Road exit. At the stoplight, turn right and enter campus through the Bay Settlement entrance.

From 29 or 54 West

Exit at 41, taking 41 north to the I-43 South (Milwaukee) exit. Follow I-43 to Exit 185. Choose the Sturgeon Bay/Algoma exit lane onto Hwy 54/57. Take the Huron Road exit. At the stoplight, turn right and enter campus through the Bay Settlement entrance.

Campus Directions

Download a campus map

Watch for the campus road signs that say “National History Day”

Enter campus using the Bay Settlement Entrance off of WI Highway 54-57.

Cross East Circle Drive, and proceed on Leon Bond Drive.

Parking/Loading/Unloading

If you have nothing to unload
You will be approaching the Kress Events Center from the rear.  Just before the Kress Events Center, turn left and park in the Baird Foundation Lots.

If you have exhibits to unload 
You will be approaching the Kress Events Center from the rear.  From Leon Bond Drive, you may turn right and temporarily stop at the back (southeast) entrance of the Kress Events Center.  Bring exhibits in through the back door; you may leave them in the hallway before check-in/set up.  You must immediately move your car to the Baird Foundation Lot before checking in or setting up exhibits on the exhibit floor.  No cars can remain parked on the side of the building.

If you have props to unload: 
Check in first at the Kress Events Center.  You may park temporarily in the Kress Events Center lot on the north side of the building while you are checking in.

Your performance will take place in Mary Ann Cofrin (MAC) Hall.  Until performance time, you may store your props in MAC 201 (also known as The Gathering Room). 
Just beyond the Kress Events Center, turn left onto Campus Court.
The building ahead is Mary Ann Cofrin (MAC) Hall.  You can pull up as close as you can to the doors to unload, but as soon as you are finished, you must move your car either to the lot adjacent to Mary Ann Cofrin Hall, or to the Baird Foundation Lot on the south side of the Kress Events Center.

 All cars left in the fire lane will be ticketed.